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Specimen

A sample to be used for analysis.

Properties

NameCardTypeDescription
id0..1stringLogical id of this artifact
meta0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
implicitRules0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
language0..1codeLanguage of the resource content
text0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
contained0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
extension0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
modifierExtension0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
identifier0..*IdentifierExternal Identifier
accessionIdentifier0..1IdentifierIdentifier assigned by the lab
status0..1codeavailable | unavailable | unsatisfactory | entered-in-error
type0..1CodeableConceptKind of material that forms the specimen
subject0..1ReferenceWhere the specimen came from. This may be from patient(s), from a location (e.g., the

source of an environmental sample), or a sampling of a substance or a device | receivedTime | 0..1 | dateTime | The time when specimen was received for processing | parent | 0.. | Reference | Specimen from which this specimen originated | request | 0.. | Reference | Why the specimen was collected | collection | 0..1 | BackboneElement | Collection details | processing | 0.. | BackboneElement | Processing and processing step details | container | 0.. | BackboneElement | Direct container of specimen (tube/slide, etc.) | condition | 0.. | CodeableConcept | State of the specimen | note | 0.. | Annotation | Comments

Search Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionExpression
accessiontokenThe accession number associated with the specimenSpecimen.accessionIdentifier
bodysitetokenThe code for the body site from where the specimen originatedSpecimen.collection.bodySite
collecteddateThe date the specimen was collectedSpecimen.collection.collected
collectorreferenceWho collected the specimenSpecimen.collection.collector
containertokenThe kind of specimen containerSpecimen.container.type
container-idtokenThe unique identifier associated with the specimen containerSpecimen.container.identifier
identifiertokenThe unique identifier associated with the specimenSpecimen.identifier
parentreferenceThe parent of the specimenSpecimen.parent
patientreferenceThe patient the specimen comes fromSpecimen.subject
statustokenavailable | unavailable | unsatisfactory | entered-in-errorSpecimen.status
subjectreferenceThe subject of the specimenSpecimen.subject
typetokenThe specimen typeSpecimen.type