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4.4.1.47 Value Set http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/sex-for-clinical-use

Patient Administration Work Group Maturity Level: 0Informative Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/sex-for-clinical-use
Version:5.0.0-cibuild
Name:sexForClinicalUse
Title:Sex for Clincal Use
Definition:

Codes that represent the sex characterization appropriate for the associated clinical context.

Committee:Patient Administration Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.982 (for OID based terminology systems)
Flags:
Source Resource:XML / JSON

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This expansion generated 13 Aug 2022


This value set contains 4 concepts

Expansion based on Sex For Clinical Use v5.0.0-cibuild (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/sex-for-clinical-use

CodeDisplayDefinition
  femaleFemale sex for clinical useAvailable data indicates that diagnostics, analytics, and treatments should consider best practices associated with female reference populations.
  maleMale sex for clinical useAvailable data indicates that diagnostics, analytics, and treatments should consider best practices associated with male reference populations.
  specifiedSpecified sex for clinical useAvailable data indicates that diagnostics, analytics, and treatment best practices may be undefined or not aligned with sex-derived reference populations. Additional information (usually, but not always, in the form of comments and/or observations) is available, but does not align with male sex for clinical use or female sex for clinical use.
  unknownUnknownNo information can be provided.

 

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