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This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.
|Definition:||Laterality: SNOMED-CT concepts for 'left', 'right', and 'bilateral'|
|OID:||2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.2.442 (for OID based terminology systems)|
|Copyright:||This value set includes content from SNOMED CT, which is copyright © 2002+ International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), and distributed by agreement between IHTSDO and HL7. Implementer use of SNOMED CT is not covered by this agreement|
|Source Resource||XML / JSON|
This value set is used in the following places:
This value set includes codes from the following code systems:
See the full registry of value sets defined as part of FHIR.
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|