HL7 Terminology (THO)
3.1.0 - Publication International flag

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v3.1.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. This is the current published version. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions

CodeSystem: indirectExposureMechanism

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0253 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: IndirectExposureMechanism
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.148

Copyright/Legal: Copyright HL7. Licensed under creative commons public domain

HL7-defined code system of concepts used to identify the mechanism of product transmission when the product has not been directly applied to the patient. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the PCR segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0253 (Indirect Exposure Mechanism)

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

Properties

CodeURLTypeDescription
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/v2-0253 defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinition
B Breast milkBreast milk
P TransplacentalTransplacental
F FatherFather
X Blood productBlood product
O OtherOther

History

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