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CodeSystem: natureOfAbnormalTesting

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0080 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: NatureOfAbnormalTesting
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.32

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HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying the nature of an abnormal test. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the OBX segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0080 (Nature of Abnormal Testing)

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


statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statuscodeStatus of the concept
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedcodeVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecated

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0080 defines the following codes:

A An age-based populationAn age-based population
N None - generic normal rangeNone - generic normal range
R A race-based populationA race-based population
S A sex-based populationA sex-based population
SP SpeciesSpecies
B BreedBreed
ST StrainStrain

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
NGenereller Normalwert
SPabhängig von Spezies
Babhängig von Rasse oder Zucht
STabhängig von Bakterienstamm


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