Reference Tables: BVT Conservation Mode

ID:

CD-BVT-CONSERVATIONMODE

STATUS:

Published

VERSION:

1.0

DATE:

2011-07-01

DESCRIPTION:

This table is related with the bvt-sample transaction. Its contents have been defined by the Belgian Cancer Register (BCR).

Values describe the conservation mode of a sample.

Context of use : content of the item 'conservationmode'.

Code Meaning (English) SNOMED-CT
minus20degreesc -20 °C
minus80degreesc -80 °C
minus120degreesorcolder =< -120°C
liquidnitrogen liquid nitrogen
inclusioninparaffin inclusion in paraffin
other Other