HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

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Example Diagnosis Type Codes

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/ex-diagnosistype
Version:4.1.0
Name:ExampleDiagnosisTypeCodes
Status:draft
Title:Example Diagnosis Type Codes
Definition:

This value set includes example Diagnosis Type codes.

Publisher:Financial Management
Committee:Financial Management
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.590 (for OID based terminology systems)
Copyright:

This is an example set.

Maturity:1
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

References

This value set is not used

Content Logical Definition

Logical Definition (CLD)

 

Expansion

This value set contains 12 concepts

Expansion based on Example Diagnosis Type Codes v4.2.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/ex-diagnosistype

CodeDisplayDefinition
admittingAdmitting DiagnosisThe diagnosis given as the reason why the patient was admitted to the hospital.
clinicalClinical DiagnosisA diagnosis made on the basis of medical signs and patient-reported symptoms, rather than diagnostic tests.
differentialDifferential DiagnosisOne of a set of the possible diagnoses that could be connected to the signs, symptoms, and lab findings.
dischargeDischarge DiagnosisThe diagnosis given when the patient is discharged from the hospital.
laboratoryLaboratory DiagnosisA diagnosis based significantly on laboratory reports or test results, rather than the physical examination of the patient.
nursingNursing DiagnosisA diagnosis which identifies people's responses to situations in their lives, such as a readiness to change or a willingness to accept assistance.
prenatalPrenatal DiagnosisA diagnosis determined prior to birth.
principalPrincipal DiagnosisThe single medical diagnosis that is most relevant to the patient's chief complaint or need for treatment.
radiologyRadiology DiagnosisA diagnosis based primarily on the results from medical imaging studies.
remoteRemote DiagnosisA diagnosis determined using telemedicine techniques.
retrospectiveRetrospective DiagnosisThe labeling of an illness in a specific historical event using modern knowledge, methods and disease classifications.
selfSelf DiagnosisA diagnosis determined by the patient.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code

History

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