Reference Tables: Certainty

ID:

CD-CERTAINTY

STATUS:

Published

VERSION:

1.1

DATE:

2014-12-01

DESCRIPTION:

This is the degree of certainty of an item.

Context of use: element certainty (item)

Code Meaning (English) SNOMED-CT
probable probable
proven Clinically or biologically proven
excluded Clinically or biologically excluded
unprobable improbable
undefined undefined
<item>
   ...
   <certainty>
      <cd S="CD-CERTAINTY" SV="1.1">probable</cd>
   </certainty>
   ...
</item>

This means that the problem revealed by the item is probable.