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Example Observation: Hemoglobin Example

Page standards status: Informative

*This example may lack required data for laboratory results transmitted by a laboratory certified to perform testing on human specimens under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).

Generated Narrative: Observation

Resource Observation "cbc-hemoglobin" Updated "2005-07-05 15:29:58+0000"

Profile: US Core Laboratory Result Observation Profile (version 7.0.0)

status: final

category: Laboratory (Observation Category Codes#laboratory)

code: Hemoglobin (LOINC#718-7 "Hemoglobin [Mass/volume] in Blood")

subject: Patient/example: Amy Shaw " SHAW"

effective: 2005-07-05

value: 17 g/dL (Details: UCUM code g/dL = 'g/dL')

interpretation: Normal (ObservationInterpretation#N)


*16.5 g/dL (Details: UCUM code g/dL = 'g/dL')21.5 g/dL (Details: UCUM code g/dL = 'g/dL')Normal Range (Observation Reference Range Meaning Codes#normal)