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CodeSystem: RejectionCriterion

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/rejection-criteria Version: 0.1.0
Standards status: Draft Maturity Level: 1 Responsible: HL7 (FHIR Project) Computable Name: RejectionCriterion
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1260

Criterion for rejection of the specimen by laboratory.

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

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

hemolized hemolized specimenblood specimen hemolized.
insufficient insufficient specimen volumeinsufficient quantity of specimen.
broken broken specimen containerspecimen container broken.
clotted specimen clottedspecimen clotted.
wrong-temperature specimen temperature inappropriatespecimen temperature inappropriate.


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