Reference Tables: Site

ID:

CD-SITE

STATUS:

Published

VERSION:

1.2

DATE:

2014-12-01

DESCRIPTION:

This is a site of the body associated to the item.

We will use a national dictionary derived from Loinc. You can find a very draft version of that table hereafter.

Context of use: site element of item

Code Meaning (English) SNOMED-CT
BE BILATERAL EARS
BN BILATERAL NARES
BU BUTTOCK
CT CHEST TUBE
LA LEFT ARM
LAC LEFT ANTERIOR CHEST
LACF LEFT ANTECUBITAL FOSSA
LD LEFT DELTOID
LE LEFT EAR
LEJ LEFT EXTERNAL JUGULAR
LF LEFT FOOT
LG LEFT GLUTEUS MEDIUS
LH LEFT HAND
LIJ LEFT INTERNAL JUGULAR
LLAQ LEFT LOWER ABD QUADRANT
LLFA LEFT LOWER FOREARM
LMFA LEFT MID FOREARM
LN LEFT NARIS
LPC LEFT POSTERIOR CHEST
LSC LEFT SUBCLAVIAN
LT LEFT THIGH
LUA LEFT UPPER ARM
LUAQ LEFT UPPER ABD QUADRANT
LUFA LEFT UPPER FOREARM
LVG LEFT VENTRAGLUTEAL
LVL LEFT VASTUS LATERALIS
NB NEBULIZED
OD RIGHT EYE
OS LEFT EYE
OU BILATERAL EYES
PA PERIANAL
PERIN PERINEAL
RA RIGHT ARM
RAC RIGHT ANTERIOR CHEST
RACF RIGHT ANTECUBITAL FOSSA
RD RIGHT DELTOID
RE RIGHT EAR
REJ RIGHT EXTERNAL JUGULAR
RF RIGHT FOOT
RG RIGHT GLUTEUS MEDIUS
RH RIGHT HAND
RIJ RIGHT INTERNAL JUGULAR
RLAQ RT LOWER ABD QUADRANT
RLFA RIGHT LOWER FOREARM
RMFA RIGHT MID FOREARM
RN RIGHT NARIS
RPC RIGHT POSTERIOR CHEST
RSC RIGHT SUBCLAVIAN
RT RIGHT THIGH
RUA RIGHT UPPER ARM
RUAQ RIGHT UPPER ABD QUADRANT
RUFA RIGHT UPPER FOREARM
RVG RIGHT VENTRAGLUTEAL
RVL RIGHT VASTUS LATERALIS
blood Blood
lk Left Knee
rk Right Knee
lhip Left Hip
rhip Right Hip
lfem Left Femur
rfem Right Femur
ltib Left Tibia
rtib Right Tibia
<item>
 <site>
  <cd S="CD-SITE" SV="1.2">
   LD
  </cd>
 </site>
</item>

Explanation: This means that the item is related to the left deltoid.