Reference Tables: Sex Codes

ID:

CD-SEX

STATUS:

Published

VERSION:

1.1

DATE:

2014-10-01

DESCRIPTION:

This is the administrative sex of persons.

Context of use: sex element

Code Meaning (English) SNOMED-CT
male Male
female Female
unknown Unknown
changed Changed (according to MKG/RCM code)
undefined Undefined
<patient>
...
<sex>
<cd S="CD-SEX" SV="1.1">male</cd>
</sex>
...
</patient>