Longitudinal Maternal & Infant Health Information for Research
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ValueSet: Pregnancy Procedure Delivery

Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/us/mihr/ValueSet/PregnancyProcedureDelivery Version: 1.0.0
Draft as of 2023-03-29 Computable Name: PregnancyProcedureDelivery

Copyright/Legal: VSAC (https://vsac.nlm.nih.gov/valueset/2.16.840.1.113883.3.464.1003.111.12.1015) and SNOMED CT and ICD-10 copyright.

This pregnancy procedure delivery value set defines delivery and live birth procedures such as vaginal, cesarean and forcep deliveries. This is a grouping value set which includes two value sets: Delivery and Live Births 2.16.840.1.113883.3.464.1003.111.12.1015 and Delivery Procedures 2.16.840.1.113762.1.4.1078.5 which contains SNOMED CT, ICD10PCS codes. Please see VSAC (https://vsac.nlm.nih.gov/) for the latest code expansion.

The purpose of this value set is to represent procedure concepts for single or multiple live deliveries.


This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)

This value set includes codes based on the following rules:



No Expansion for this valueset (Unknown Code System)

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
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