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Patient Care Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: InformativeCompartments: Encounter, Patient, Practitioner, RelatedPerson

Raw XML (canonical form + also see XML Format Specification)

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Example of a Biopsy (id = "biopsy")

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

<Procedure xmlns="">
  <id value="biopsy"/> 
    <status value="generated"/> 
    <div xmlns="">Biopsy of suspected melanoma L) arm</div> 
  <status value="completed"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="103693007"/> 
      <display value="Diagnostic procedure (procedure)"/> 
    <text value="Diagnostic procedure"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="90105005"/> 
      <display value="Biopsy of soft tissue of forearm (Procedure)"/> 
    <text value="Biopsy of suspected melanoma L) arm"/> 
    <reference value="Patient/example"/> 
  <occurrenceDateTime value="2014-02-03"/> 
  <recorded value="2014-02-03"/> 
      <reference value="Practitioner/example"/> 
      <display value="Dr Bert Biopser"/> 
       <text value="Dark lesion l) forearm. getting darker last 3 months."/> 
        <system value=""/> 
        <code value="368225008"/> 
        <display value="Entire Left Forearm"/> 
      <text value="Left forearm"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="67750007"/> 
      <display value="Ineffective airway clearance (finding)"/> 
    <text value="Ineffective airway clearance"/> 
    <text value="Review in clinic"/> 
    <text value="Standard Biopsy"/> 
        <system value=""/> 
        <code value="79068005"/> 
        <display value="Needle, device (physical object)"/> 
      <text value="30-guage needle"/> 

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.