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4.4.1.414 Value Set http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/specimen-container-type

Orders and Observations Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/specimen-container-type
Version:4.6.0
Name:SpecimenContainer
Title:
Definition:

Containers which may hold specimens or specimen containers. Include codes SNOMED CT(http://snomed.info/sct) where concept is-a 434711009 (Specimen container (physical object))

Committee:Orders and Observations Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.470 (for OID based terminology systems)
Copyright:

This resource includes content from SNOMED Clinical Terms® (SNOMED CT®) which is copyright of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO). Implementers of these specifications must have the appropriate SNOMED CT Affiliate license - for more information contact http://www.snomed.org/snomed-ct/get-snomed-ct or info@snomed.org

Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:


 

This expansion generated 25 Nov 2021


This value set contains 4 concepts

Expansion based on SNOMED CT International edition 31-Jan 2020

All codes in this table are from the system http://snomed.info/sct

CodeDisplayDefinition
434711009 Specimen container (physical object)
434746001 Specimen vial (physical object)
434822004 Specimen well (physical object)
713791004 Breath specimen container (physical object)

 

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SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
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