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CodeSystem: phlebotomyIssue

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0925 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: PhlebotomyIssue
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.431

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HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying the phlebotomy issue. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the DON segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0925 (Phlebotomy Issue)

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/v2-0925 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
INF InfiltrationInfiltration
VSM Vein SpasmVein Spasm
COL CollapseCollapse
MIS Missed / in tissueMissed / in tissue
NAD Needle adjustment (this may not end a procedure, if successful will impact component production)Needle adjustment (this may not end a procedure, if successful will impact component production)
PFL Poor flowPoor flow
CLT ClottedClotted
DND Defective NeedleDefective Needle
DBG Defective BagDefective Bag
DAK Defective Apheresis KitDefective Apheresis Kit
DMT Defective InstrumentDefective Instrument
IPF Instrument Power FailureInstrument Power Failure
ACN Air ContaminationAir ContaminationLuftverschmutzung


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