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Patient—myringotomy indicator

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term508590
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017
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An indicator of whether a patient has a myringotomy.

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Object class:Patient
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A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and or care.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Myringotomy indicator
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a small incision is created in the tympanic membrane during a surgical procedure, to relieve pressure caused by excessive build-up of fluid or to drain pus from the middle ear.

Property group:Help on this termService provision event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Patient—myringotomy indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

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