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Fetus count


Data Element ID: DE360
Name: Fetus count
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Fetus-Count,INT
Definition: The number of fetuses in the pregnancy.
Question: How many fetuses were in this pregnancy?
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Perinatal
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Comments: None defined at this time
Description of Change: N/A
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Enter the number of fetuses in the pregnancy.
Count fetuses whether or not born alive. If a fetal reduction was performed, count the number after such reduction.
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Integer Number (INT)
Data Type: Numeric
Maximum Length: 1
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable
Effective Date: 03/31/2010
Until Date: - -
Update Date: - -
Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Submitting Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Date of Submission: - -
Responsible Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Creator: Amy Helwig, MD, MS
Data Steward: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
References: No specific reference at this time
Rationale for Change: N/A
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 03/31/2010
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