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Electrocardiogram (ECG) change location code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term356842
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the area in which the change is located on the electrocardiogram (ECG).

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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ValueMeaning
1Inferior leads: II, III, aVF
2Anterior leads: V1 to V4
3Lateral leads: I, aVL, V5 to V6
4True posterior: V1 V2
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9Not stated/inadequately described

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CODE 4     True posterior: V1 V2

True posterior is relevant only for tall R waves.

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Supersedes Electrocardiogram (ECG) change location code N Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Electrocardiogram—change location, code N Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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