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    <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><h2>additivePreservative</h2><div><p>HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying any additive introduced to the specimen before or at the time of collection.  These additives may be introduced in order to preserve, maintain or enhance the particular nature or component of the specimen.  Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the SPM and SAC segments.</p>
</div><p><b>Copyright Statement:</b> Copyright HL7. Licensed under creative commons public domain</p><p><b>Properties</b></p><table class="grid"><tr><td><b>Code</b></td><td><b>URL</b></td><td><b>Description</b></td><td><b>Type</b></td></tr><tr><td>status</td><td>http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#status</td><td>Status of the concept</td><td>code</td></tr><tr><td>deprecated</td><td>http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecated</td><td>Version of HL7 in which the code was deprecated</td><td>code</td></tr><tr><td>v2-concComment</td><td>http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-concComment</td><td>V2 Concept Comment</td><td>string</td></tr><tr><td>v2-concCommentAsPub</td><td>http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-concCommentAsPub</td><td>V2 Concept Comment As Published</td><td>string</td></tr></table><p>This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0371 defines the following codes:</p><table class="codes"><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap"><b>Code</b></td><td><b>Display</b></td><td><b>Definition</b></td><td><b>V2 Table Status</b></td><td><b>V2 Concept Comment</b></td><td><b>V2 Concept Comment As Published</b></td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">F10<a name="v2-0371-F10"> </a></td><td>10% Formalin</td><td>10% Formalin</td><td>A</td><td>Tissue preservative</td><td>Tissue preservative</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">C32<a name="v2-0371-C32"> </a></td><td>3.2%  Citrate</td><td>3.2%  Citrate</td><td>A</td><td>Blue top tube</td><td>Blue top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">C38<a name="v2-0371-C38"> </a></td><td>3.8% Citrate</td><td>3.8% Citrate</td><td>A</td><td>Blue top tube</td><td>Blue top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">HCL6<a name="v2-0371-HCL6"> </a></td><td>6N HCL</td><td>6N HCL</td><td>A</td><td>24 HR Urine Additive</td><td>24 HR Urine Additive</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">ACDA<a name="v2-0371-ACDA"> </a></td><td>ACD Solution A</td><td>ACD Solution A</td><td>A</td><td>Yellow top tube</td><td>Yellow top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">ACDB<a name="v2-0371-ACDB"> </a></td><td>ACD Solution B</td><td>ACD Solution B</td><td>A</td><td>Yellow top tube</td><td>Yellow top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">ACET<a name="v2-0371-ACET"> </a></td><td>Acetic Acid</td><td>Acetic Acid</td><td>A</td><td>Urine preservative</td><td>Urine preservative</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">AMIES<a name="v2-0371-AMIES"> </a></td><td>Amies transport medium</td><td>Amies transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Protozoa</td><td>Protozoa</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">HEPA<a name="v2-0371-HEPA"> </a></td><td>Ammonium heparin</td><td>Ammonium heparin</td><td>A</td><td>Green top tube</td><td>Green top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">BACTM<a name="v2-0371-BACTM"> </a></td><td>Bacterial Transport medium</td><td>Bacterial Transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Microbiological culture</td><td>Microbiological culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">BOR<a name="v2-0371-BOR"> </a></td><td>Borate Boric Acid</td><td>Borate Boric Acid</td><td>A</td><td>24HR Urine Additive</td><td>24HR Urine Additive</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">BOUIN<a name="v2-0371-BOUIN"> </a></td><td>Bouin's solution</td><td>Bouin's solution</td><td>A</td><td>Tissue</td><td>Tissue</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">BF10<a name="v2-0371-BF10"> </a></td><td>Buffered 10% formalin</td><td>Buffered 10% formalin</td><td>A</td><td>Tissue</td><td>Tissue</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">WEST<a name="v2-0371-WEST"> </a></td><td>Buffered Citrate (Westergren Sedimentation Rate)</td><td>Buffered Citrate (Westergren Sedimentation Rate)</td><td>A</td><td>Black top tube</td><td>Black top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">BSKM<a name="v2-0371-BSKM"> </a></td><td>Buffered skim milk</td><td>Buffered skim milk</td><td>A</td><td>Viral isolation</td><td>Viral isolation</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">CARS<a name="v2-0371-CARS"> </a></td><td>Carson's Modified 10% formalin</td><td>Carson's Modified 10% formalin</td><td>A</td><td>Tissue</td><td>Tissue</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">CARY<a name="v2-0371-CARY"> </a></td><td>Cary Blair Medium</td><td>Cary Blair Medium</td><td>A</td><td>Stool Cultures</td><td>Stool Cultures</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">CHLTM<a name="v2-0371-CHLTM"> </a></td><td>Chlamydia transport medium</td><td>Chlamydia transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Chlamydia culture</td><td>Chlamydia culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">CTAD<a name="v2-0371-CTAD"> </a></td><td>CTAD (this should be spelled out if not universally understood)</td><td>CTAD (this should be spelled out if not universally understood)</td><td>A</td><td>Blue top tube</td><td>Blue top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">ENT<a name="v2-0371-ENT"> </a></td><td>Enteric bacteria transport medium</td><td>Enteric bacteria transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Bacterial culture</td><td>Bacterial culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">ENT+<a name="v2-0371-ENT.43"> </a></td><td>Enteric plus</td><td>Enteric plus</td><td>A</td><td>Stool Cultures</td><td>Stool Cultures</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">JKM<a name="v2-0371-JKM"> </a></td><td>Jones Kendrick Medium</td><td>Jones Kendrick Medium</td><td>A</td><td>Bordetella pertussis</td><td>Bordetella pertussis</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">KARN<a name="v2-0371-KARN"> </a></td><td>Karnovsky's fixative</td><td>Karnovsky's fixative</td><td>A</td><td>Tissue</td><td>Tissue</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">LIA<a name="v2-0371-LIA"> </a></td><td>Lithium iodoacetate</td><td>Lithium iodoacetate</td><td>A</td><td>Gray top tube</td><td>Gray top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">HEPL<a name="v2-0371-HEPL"> </a></td><td>Lithium/Li  Heparin</td><td>Lithium/Li  Heparin</td><td>A</td><td>Green top tube</td><td>Green top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">M4<a name="v2-0371-M4"> </a></td><td>M4</td><td>M4</td><td>A</td><td>Microbiological culture</td><td>Microbiological culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">M4RT<a name="v2-0371-M4RT"> </a></td><td>M4-RT</td><td>M4-RT</td><td>A</td><td>Microbiological culture</td><td>Microbiological culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">M5<a name="v2-0371-M5"> </a></td><td>M5</td><td>M5</td><td>A</td><td>Microbiological culture</td><td>Microbiological culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">MICHTM<a name="v2-0371-MICHTM"> </a></td><td>Michel's transport medium</td><td>Michel's transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>IF tests</td><td>IF tests</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">MMDTM<a name="v2-0371-MMDTM"> </a></td><td>MMD transport medium</td><td>MMD transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Immunofluorescence</td><td>Immunofluorescence</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">HNO3<a name="v2-0371-HNO3"> </a></td><td>Nitric Acid</td><td>Nitric Acid</td><td>A</td><td>Urine</td><td>Urine</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">NONE<a name="v2-0371-NONE"> </a></td><td>None</td><td>None</td><td>A</td><td>Red or Pink top tube</td><td>Red or Pink top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">PAGE<a name="v2-0371-PAGE"> </a></td><td>Pages's Saline</td><td>Pages's Saline</td><td>A</td><td>Acanthaoemba</td><td>Acanthaoemba</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">PHENOL<a name="v2-0371-PHENOL"> </a></td><td>Phenol</td><td>Phenol</td><td>A</td><td>24 Hr Urine Additive</td><td>24 Hr Urine Additive</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">KOX<a name="v2-0371-KOX"> </a></td><td>Potassium Oxalate</td><td>Potassium Oxalate</td><td>A</td><td>Gray top tube</td><td>Gray top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">EDTK<a name="v2-0371-EDTK"> </a></td><td>Potassium/K EDTA</td><td>Potassium/K EDTA</td><td>A</td><td>Deprecated. Replaced by EDTK15 and EDTK75</td><td>Deprecated. Replaced by EDTK15 and EDTK75</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">EDTK15<a name="v2-0371-EDTK15"> </a></td><td>Potassium/K EDTA 15%</td><td>Potassium/K EDTA 15%</td><td>A</td><td>Purple top tube</td><td>Purple top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">EDTK75<a name="v2-0371-EDTK75"> </a></td><td>Potassium/K EDTA 7.5%</td><td>Potassium/K EDTA 7.5%</td><td>A</td><td>Purple top tube</td><td>Purple top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">PVA<a name="v2-0371-PVA"> </a></td><td>PVA (polyvinylalcohol)</td><td>PVA (polyvinylalcohol)</td><td>A</td><td>O&amp;P</td><td>O&amp;P</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">RLM<a name="v2-0371-RLM"> </a></td><td>Reagan Lowe Medium</td><td>Reagan Lowe Medium</td><td>A</td><td>Bordetella pertussis cultures</td><td>Bordetella pertussis cultures</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">SST<a name="v2-0371-SST"> </a></td><td>Serum Separator Tube (Polymer Gel)</td><td>Serum Separator Tube (Polymer Gel)</td><td>A</td><td>'Tiger' Top tube</td><td>'Tiger' Top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">SILICA<a name="v2-0371-SILICA"> </a></td><td>Siliceous earth, 12 mg</td><td>Siliceous earth, 12 mg</td><td>A</td><td>Gray top tube</td><td>Gray top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">NAF<a name="v2-0371-NAF"> </a></td><td>Sodium Fluoride</td><td>Sodium Fluoride</td><td>A</td><td>Gray top tube</td><td>Gray top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">FL100<a name="v2-0371-FL100"> </a></td><td>Sodium Fluoride, 100mg</td><td>Sodium Fluoride, 100mg</td><td>A</td><td>Urine</td><td>Urine</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">FL10<a name="v2-0371-FL10"> </a></td><td>Sodium Fluoride, 10mg</td><td>Sodium Fluoride, 10mg</td><td>A</td><td>Urine</td><td>Urine</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">NAPS<a name="v2-0371-NAPS"> </a></td><td>Sodium polyanethol sulfonate 0.35% in 0.85% sodium chloride</td><td>Sodium polyanethol sulfonate 0.35% in 0.85% sodium chloride</td><td>A</td><td>Yellow (Blood Culture)</td><td>Yellow (Blood Culture)</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">HEPN<a name="v2-0371-HEPN"> </a></td><td>Sodium/Na  Heparin</td><td>Sodium/Na  Heparin</td><td>A</td><td>Green top tube</td><td>Green top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">EDTN<a name="v2-0371-EDTN"> </a></td><td>Sodium/Na EDTA</td><td>Sodium/Na EDTA</td><td>A</td><td>Dark Blue top tube</td><td>Dark Blue top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">SPS<a name="v2-0371-SPS"> </a></td><td>SPS(this should be spelled out if not universally understood)</td><td>SPS(this should be spelled out if not universally understood)</td><td>A</td><td>Anticoagulant w/o bacteriocidal properties</td><td>Anticoagulant w/o bacteriocidal properties</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">STUTM<a name="v2-0371-STUTM"> </a></td><td>Stuart transport medium</td><td>Stuart transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Bacterial culture</td><td>Bacterial culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">THROM<a name="v2-0371-THROM"> </a></td><td>Thrombin</td><td>Thrombin</td><td>A</td><td>Orange or Grey/Yellow (STAT Chem)</td><td>Orange or Grey/Yellow (STAT Chem)</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">FDP<a name="v2-0371-FDP"> </a></td><td>Thrombin NIH; soybean trypsin inhibitor (Fibrin Degradation Products)</td><td>Thrombin NIH; soybean trypsin inhibitor (Fibrin Degradation Products)</td><td>A</td><td>Dark Blue top tube</td><td>Dark Blue top tube</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">THYMOL<a name="v2-0371-THYMOL"> </a></td><td>Thymol</td><td>Thymol</td><td>A</td><td>24 Hr Urine Additive</td><td>24 Hr Urine Additive</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">THYO<a name="v2-0371-THYO"> </a></td><td>Thyoglycollate broth</td><td>Thyoglycollate broth</td><td>A</td><td>Bacterial Isolation</td><td>Bacterial Isolation</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">TOLU<a name="v2-0371-TOLU"> </a></td><td>Toluene</td><td>Toluene</td><td>A</td><td>24 Hr Urine Additive</td><td>24 Hr Urine Additive</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">URETM<a name="v2-0371-URETM"> </a></td><td>Ureaplasma transport medium</td><td>Ureaplasma transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Ureaplasma culture</td><td>Ureaplasma culture</td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">VIRTM<a name="v2-0371-VIRTM"> </a></td><td>Viral Transport medium</td><td>Viral Transport medium</td><td>A</td><td>Virus cultures</td><td>Virus cultures</td></tr></table></div>
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  <name value="AdditivePreservative"/>
  <title value="additivePreservative"/>
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  <date value="2019-12-01T00:00:00-05:00"/>
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    <code value="F10"/>
    <display value="10% Formalin"/>
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      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Tissue preservative"/>
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    <code value="C32"/>
    <display value="3.2%  Citrate"/>
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  <concept id="3738">
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  <concept id="3739">
    <code value="ACDA"/>
    <display value="ACD Solution A"/>
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      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Yellow top tube"/>
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    <property>
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      <valueString value="Yellow top tube"/>
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  <concept id="3740">
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    <property>
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  <concept id="3741">
    <code value="ACET"/>
    <display value="Acetic Acid"/>
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      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Urine preservative"/>
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    <property>
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      <valueString value="Green top tube"/>
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      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Green top tube"/>
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      <valueCode value="A"/>
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  <concept id="3744">
    <code value="BACTM"/>
    <display value="Bacterial Transport medium"/>
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    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
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    <property>
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      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
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      <code value="status"/>
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    <code value="BOR"/>
    <display value="Borate Boric Acid"/>
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    <display value="Buffered 10% formalin"/>
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      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3748">
    <code value="WEST"/>
    <display value="Buffered Citrate (Westergren Sedimentation Rate)"/>
    <definition value="Buffered Citrate (Westergren Sedimentation Rate)"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Black top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Black top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3749">
    <code value="BSKM"/>
    <display value="Buffered skim milk"/>
    <definition value="Buffered skim milk"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Viral isolation"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Viral isolation"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3750">
    <code value="CARS"/>
    <display value="Carson&#39;s Modified 10% formalin"/>
    <definition value="Carson&#39;s Modified 10% formalin"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Tissue"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Tissue"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3751">
    <code value="CARY"/>
    <display value="Cary Blair Medium"/>
    <definition value="Cary Blair Medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Stool Cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Stool Cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3752">
    <code value="CHLTM"/>
    <display value="Chlamydia transport medium"/>
    <definition value="Chlamydia transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Chlamydia culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Chlamydia culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3753">
    <code value="CTAD"/>
    <display
             value="CTAD (this should be spelled out if not universally understood)"/>
    <definition
                value="CTAD (this should be spelled out if not universally understood)"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Blue top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Blue top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3754">
    <code value="ENT"/>
    <display value="Enteric bacteria transport medium"/>
    <definition value="Enteric bacteria transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Bacterial culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Bacterial culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3755">
    <code value="ENT+"/>
    <display value="Enteric plus"/>
    <definition value="Enteric plus"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Stool Cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Stool Cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3756">
    <code value="JKM"/>
    <display value="Jones Kendrick Medium"/>
    <definition value="Jones Kendrick Medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Bordetella pertussis"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Bordetella pertussis"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3757">
    <code value="KARN"/>
    <display value="Karnovsky&#39;s fixative"/>
    <definition value="Karnovsky&#39;s fixative"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Tissue"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Tissue"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3758">
    <code value="LIA"/>
    <display value="Lithium iodoacetate"/>
    <definition value="Lithium iodoacetate"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3759">
    <code value="HEPL"/>
    <display value="Lithium/Li  Heparin"/>
    <definition value="Lithium/Li  Heparin"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Green top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Green top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3760">
    <code value="M4"/>
    <display value="M4"/>
    <definition value="M4"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3761">
    <code value="M4RT"/>
    <display value="M4-RT"/>
    <definition value="M4-RT"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3762">
    <code value="M5"/>
    <display value="M5"/>
    <definition value="M5"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Microbiological culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3763">
    <code value="MICHTM"/>
    <display value="Michel&#39;s transport medium"/>
    <definition value="Michel&#39;s transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="IF tests"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="IF tests"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3764">
    <code value="MMDTM"/>
    <display value="MMD transport medium"/>
    <definition value="MMD transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Immunofluorescence"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Immunofluorescence"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3765">
    <code value="HNO3"/>
    <display value="Nitric Acid"/>
    <definition value="Nitric Acid"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Urine"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Urine"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3766">
    <code value="NONE"/>
    <display value="None"/>
    <definition value="None"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Red or Pink top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Red or Pink top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3767">
    <code value="PAGE"/>
    <display value="Pages&#39;s Saline"/>
    <definition value="Pages&#39;s Saline"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Acanthaoemba"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Acanthaoemba"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3768">
    <code value="PHENOL"/>
    <display value="Phenol"/>
    <definition value="Phenol"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="24 Hr Urine Additive"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="24 Hr Urine Additive"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3769">
    <code value="KOX"/>
    <display value="Potassium Oxalate"/>
    <definition value="Potassium Oxalate"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3770">
    <code value="EDTK"/>
    <display value="Potassium/K EDTA"/>
    <definition value="Potassium/K EDTA"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Deprecated. Replaced by EDTK15 and EDTK75"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Deprecated. Replaced by EDTK15 and EDTK75"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3771">
    <code value="EDTK15"/>
    <display value="Potassium/K EDTA 15%"/>
    <definition value="Potassium/K EDTA 15%"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Purple top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Purple top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3772">
    <code value="EDTK75"/>
    <display value="Potassium/K EDTA 7.5%"/>
    <definition value="Potassium/K EDTA 7.5%"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Purple top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Purple top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3773">
    <code value="PVA"/>
    <display value="PVA (polyvinylalcohol)"/>
    <definition value="PVA (polyvinylalcohol)"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="O&amp;P"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="O&amp;P"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3774">
    <code value="RLM"/>
    <display value="Reagan Lowe Medium"/>
    <definition value="Reagan Lowe Medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Bordetella pertussis cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Bordetella pertussis cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3775">
    <code value="SST"/>
    <display value="Serum Separator Tube (Polymer Gel)"/>
    <definition value="Serum Separator Tube (Polymer Gel)"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="&#39;Tiger&#39; Top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="&#39;Tiger&#39; Top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3776">
    <code value="SILICA"/>
    <display value="Siliceous earth, 12 mg"/>
    <definition value="Siliceous earth, 12 mg"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3777">
    <code value="NAF"/>
    <display value="Sodium Fluoride"/>
    <definition value="Sodium Fluoride"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Gray top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3778">
    <code value="FL100"/>
    <display value="Sodium Fluoride, 100mg"/>
    <definition value="Sodium Fluoride, 100mg"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Urine"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Urine"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3779">
    <code value="FL10"/>
    <display value="Sodium Fluoride, 10mg"/>
    <definition value="Sodium Fluoride, 10mg"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Urine"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Urine"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3780">
    <code value="NAPS"/>
    <display value="Sodium polyanethol sulfonate 0.35% in 0.85% sodium chloride"/>
    <definition
                value="Sodium polyanethol sulfonate 0.35% in 0.85% sodium chloride"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Yellow (Blood Culture)"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Yellow (Blood Culture)"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3781">
    <code value="HEPN"/>
    <display value="Sodium/Na  Heparin"/>
    <definition value="Sodium/Na  Heparin"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Green top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Green top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3782">
    <code value="EDTN"/>
    <display value="Sodium/Na EDTA"/>
    <definition value="Sodium/Na EDTA"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Dark Blue top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Dark Blue top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3783">
    <code value="SPS"/>
    <display
             value="SPS(this should be spelled out if not universally understood)"/>
    <definition
                value="SPS(this should be spelled out if not universally understood)"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Anticoagulant w/o bacteriocidal properties"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Anticoagulant w/o bacteriocidal properties"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3784">
    <code value="STUTM"/>
    <display value="Stuart transport medium"/>
    <definition value="Stuart transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Bacterial culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Bacterial culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3785">
    <code value="THROM"/>
    <display value="Thrombin"/>
    <definition value="Thrombin"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Orange or Grey/Yellow (STAT Chem)"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Orange or Grey/Yellow (STAT Chem)"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3786">
    <code value="FDP"/>
    <display
             value="Thrombin NIH; soybean trypsin inhibitor (Fibrin Degradation Products)"/>
    <definition
                value="Thrombin NIH; soybean trypsin inhibitor (Fibrin Degradation Products)"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Dark Blue top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Dark Blue top tube"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3787">
    <code value="THYMOL"/>
    <display value="Thymol"/>
    <definition value="Thymol"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="24 Hr Urine Additive"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="24 Hr Urine Additive"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3788">
    <code value="THYO"/>
    <display value="Thyoglycollate broth"/>
    <definition value="Thyoglycollate broth"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Bacterial Isolation"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Bacterial Isolation"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3789">
    <code value="TOLU"/>
    <display value="Toluene"/>
    <definition value="Toluene"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="24 Hr Urine Additive"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="24 Hr Urine Additive"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3790">
    <code value="URETM"/>
    <display value="Ureaplasma transport medium"/>
    <definition value="Ureaplasma transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Ureaplasma culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Ureaplasma culture"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
  <concept id="3791">
    <code value="VIRTM"/>
    <display value="Viral Transport medium"/>
    <definition value="Viral Transport medium"/>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concComment"/>
      <valueString value="Virus cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="v2-concCommentAsPub"/>
      <valueString value="Virus cultures"/>
    </property>
    <property>
      <code value="status"/>
      <valueCode value="A"/>
    </property>
  </concept>
</CodeSystem>