US Core Implementation Guide
5.0.1 - STU5 Release US

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Example Observation: Hemoglobin Example

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Generated Narrative

Resource "hemoglobin" Version "1046" Updated "2016-03-09 03:29:57+0000"

Profile: US Core Laboratory Result Observation Profile

status: final

category: Laboratory (Observation Category Codes#laboratory)

code: Hgb Bld-mCnc (LOINC#718-7)

subject: Patient/example: Amy Shaw " SHAW"

effective: 2005-07-05

value: 17.0 g/dL


*16.5 g/dL (Details: UCUM code g/dL = 'g/dL')21.5 g/dL (Details: UCUM code g/dL = 'g/dL')Normal Range (Observation Reference Range Meaning Codes#normal)