This reference set is used to document body side - left, right or bilateral.
This reference set is used when a body location side for a condition, procedure, or evaluation result is documented.
Body Side Refset
Purpose of Refset
This reference set contains concepts used to result the body side of a condition or measurement. This reference set is used to result LOINC code 20228-3 "Anatomic part Laterality".
Examples of what to include
Right, Left, Bilateral
Examples of what to exclude
Findings precoordinated with body side such as Right Otitis Media
Zero or one OR Zero or more
This reference set contains concepts used to result the side of the body a condition occurs, procedure was done, or measurement was taken. Referencing the SNOMED Attribute 272741003 |Laterality (attribute) and the LOINC term "Anatomic part Laterality" 20228-3.
Similar SOLOR Refsets (assemblages)
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Associated Value Sets
VSAC contains a value set for "Right" and a value set for "Left" each with on concept in the value set. These are used in QRDA and are not reusable. There is a LOINC example answer list LL3803-5 "Left|Right|Bilateral|Unilateral / Answers: 4; Scale: Nom; Code: -; Score: -".