HL7 Terminology
2.0.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: ActSite


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActSite
Status:Active as of 2019-03-20

An anatomical location on an organism which can be the focus of an act.

Publisher:Health Level 7
Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1052 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


SpecializesThe child code is a more narrow version of the concept represented by the parent code. I.e. Every child concept is also a valid parent concept. Used to allow determination of subsumption. Must be transitive, irreflexive, antisymmetric.Coding
GeneralizesInverse of Specializes. Only included as a derived relationship.Coding
internalIdhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v3-internal-idThe internal identifier for the concept in the HL7 Access database repository.code
statushttp://hl7.org/fhir/concept-properties#statusDesignation of a concept's state. Normally is not populated unless the state is retired..code
notSelectablehttp://hl7.org/fhir/concept-properties#notSelectableIndicates that the code is abstract - only intended to be used as a selector for other conceptsboolean

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActSite defines the following codes:

LvlCodeDisplayDefinitioninternalIdstatusNot Selectable
1_HumanActSite HumanActSiteAn anatomical location on a human which can be the focus of an act.20948activetrue
2  _HumanSubstanceAdministrationSite HumanSubstanceAdministrationSiteThe set of body locations to or through which a drug product may be administered.21534activetrue
3    BE bilateral ears21759active
3    BN bilateral nares21760active
3    BU buttock21761active
3    LA left arm21762active
3    LAC left anterior chest21763active
3    LACF left antecubital fossa21764active
3    LD left deltoid21765active
3    LE left ear21766active
3    LEJ left external jugular21767active
3    LF left foot21768active
3    LG left gluteus medius21769active
3    LH left hand21770active
3    LIJ left internal jugular21771active
3    LLAQ left lower abd quadrant21772active
3    LLFA left lower forearm21773active
3    LMFA left mid forearm21774active
3    LN left naris21775active
3    LPC left posterior chest21776active
3    LSC left subclavian21777active
3    LT left thigh21778active
3    LUA left upper arm21779active
3    LUAQ left upper abd quadrant21780active
3    LUFA left upper forearm21781active
3    LVG left ventragluteal21782active
3    LVL left vastus lateralis21783active
3    OD right eye21784active
3    OS left eye21785active
3    OU bilateral eyes21786active
3    PA perianal21787active
3    PERIN perineal21788active
3    RA right arm21789active
3    RAC right anterior chest21790active
3    RACF right antecubital fossa21791active
3    RD right deltoid21792active
3    RE right ear21793active
3    REJ right external jugular21794active
3    RF right foot21795active
3    RG right gluteus medius21796active
3    RH right hand21797active
3    RIJ right internal jugular21798active
3    RLAQ right lower abd quadrant21799active
3    RLFA right lower forearm21800active
3    RMFA right mid forearm21801active
3    RN right naris23250active
3    RPC right posterior chest21802active
3    RSC right subclavian21803active
3    RT right thigh21804active
3    RUA right upper arm21805active
3    RUAQ right upper abd quadrant21806active
3    RUFA right upper forearm21807active
3    RVG right ventragluteal21808active
3    RVL right vastus lateralis21809active
2  _InjuryActSite InjuryActSiteAn anatomical location on a human of an injury or disease which is the focus of an act.20949retiredtrue
1_AnimalActSite AnimalActSiteAn anatomical location on a non-human animal which can be the focus of an act.20947retiredtrue


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