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Problem Code

Definition:This value is a code describing the problem according to a specific vocabulary of problems
Constraints:C154-[DE-7.04-1] The problem SHALL be coded as specified in HITSP/C80 Section Problem

Value Set

Problem Value Set

Definition:Describes the problem. The SNOMED CT®has been limited by HITSP to terms decending from the Clinical Findings (404684003) or Situation with Explicit Context (243796009) hierarchies.
Code System Name:SNOMED CT®
Code System Source:National Library of Medicine - UMLS

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