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Patient—tympanic membrane perforation dry condition, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTympanic membrane perforation dry condition (code)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term534467
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014
Definition:Help on this termA descriptor of a dry perforation in a patient's tympanic membrane, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Patient—tympanic membrane perforation dry status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Squamous
2Mucosal
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1 Squamous

The skin in the ear is dry and scaly.

CODE 2 Mucosal

The discharge appears to consist mostly of a thick, mucoid substance.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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See also Patient—tympanic membrane perforation location, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

See also Patient—tympanic membrane perforation size, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

See also Patient—tympanic membrane perforation size, code N Indigenous, Archived 05/12/2017

See also Patient—tympanic membrane perforation status, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

See also Patient—tympanic membrane perforation wet condition, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Ear diagnosis cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

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