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CodeSystem: maritalStatus

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0002 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: MaritalStatus
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.179

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Code system of concepts specifying a person’s marital (civil/legal) status. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messages in the PID segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0002 (Marital Status)

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


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

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 case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0002 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
A SeparatedSeparatedgetrennt lebend
D DivorcedDivorcedgeschieden
M MarriedMarriedverheiratet
S SingleSingleallein lebend
W WidowedWidowedverwitwet
C Common lawCommon laweheähnliche Gemeinschaft
G Living togetherLiving togetherzusammenlebend
P Domestic partnerDomestic partnerhäuslicher Partner
R Registered domestic partnerRegistered domestic partner
E Legally SeparatedLegally Separatedrechtskräftig getrennt
N AnnulledAnnulledannulliert
I InterlocutoryInterlocutory
B UnmarriedUnmarriedledig
U UnknownUnknownunbekannt
O OtherOthersonstiges
T UnreportedUnreportedkeine Angabe


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