HL7 Terminology
2.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v2.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. The current version which supercedes this version is 5.2.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions

CodeSystem: AdministrativeGender


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

The gender of a person used for adminstrative purposes (as opposed to clinical gender)

Publisher:Health Level 7
Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1 (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

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

F FemaleFemale10174active
M MaleMale10173active
UN UndifferentiatedEn: The gender of a person could not be uniquely defined as male or female, such as intersex. Nl: Het geslacht van een persoon kan niet uniek worden gedefinieerd als man of vrouw, zoals een intersekse-conditie. *Open Issue:* This is a short-term stopgap solution to the definition issue, full solutions are being worked out by the Gender Harmony project launched in 2019.17718active


2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.