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Example SpecimenDefinition/7 (Narrative)

Orders and Observations Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: InformativeCompartments: No defined compartments

This is the narrative for the resource. See also the XML, JSON or Turtle format. This example conforms to the profile SpecimenDefinition.

Generated Narrative: SpecimenDefinition

Resource SpecimenDefinition "7"

StructureDefinition Work Group: oo

url: http://example-lab.com/specdef/123455

identifier: 123455

title: Venous blood specimen

status: active

experimental: true

publisher: HL7 International / Orders and Observations


typeCollected: Venous blood specimen (specimen) (SNOMED CT#122555007)

patientPreparation: no strict fasting ()


isDerived: true

type: Serum specimen (specimen) (SNOMED CT#119364003)

preference: preferred


*glass ()Evacuated blood collection tube with thrombin and clot activator and gel separator (SNOMED CT#702281005)yellow cap (CodeSystem-container-cap.html#yellow)2 ml (Details: UCUM code mL = 'mL')


temperatureQualifier: room temperature ([not stated]#room)

temperatureRange: 15-25 °C


*12Unified Code for Units of Measure (UCUM)h



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.