HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

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Country

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-Country
Version:2.0.0
Name:Country
Title:Country
Status:retired
Content:All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
Definition:

The territory of a sovereign nation.

Note that this has been deprecated in favor of using the ISO 3166 Country codes - 1.0.3166.1 iso3166-1

Publisher:HL7
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.28 (for OID based terminology systems)
Content Mode:Complete
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

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

This CodeSystem is not used here; it may be used elsewhere

Country

The territory of a sovereign nation.

Note that this has been deprecated in favor of using the ISO 3166 Country codes - 1.0.3166.1 iso3166-1

Properties

CodeURLDescriptionType
SpecializesThe child code is a more narrow version of the concept represented by the parent code. I.e. Every child concept is also a valid parent concept. Used to allow determination of subsumption. Must be transitive, irreflexive, antisymmetric.Coding
GeneralizesInverse of Specializes. Only included as a derived relationship.Coding
internalIdhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v3-internal-idThe internal identifier for the concept in the HL7 Access database repository.code

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-Country defines the following codes:

CodeDefinition