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Procedure Estimated Blood Loss Section

[Section: templateId 2.16.840.1.113883.10.20.18.2.9]

The Estimated Blood Loss section may be a subsection of another section such as the Procedure Description section. The Estimated Blood Loss section records the approximate amount of blood that the patient lost during the procedure or surgery. It may be an accurate quantitative amount, e.g., 250 milliliters, or it may be descriptive, e.g., "minimal" or "none".

  1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] templateId ( CONF:8074, CONF:10467 ) such that it
    1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] @root="2.16.840.1.113883.10.20.18.2.9"
  2. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] code (CONF:15415)/@code="59770-8" Procedure Estimated Blood Loss (CodeSystem: 2.16.840.1.113883.6.1 LOINC) (CONF:15416)
  3. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] text (CONF:8077)
  4. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] title (CONF:8076)
  5. The Estimated Blood Loss section SHALL include a statement providing an estimate of the amount of blood lost during the procedure, even if the estimate is text, such as "minimal" or "none" (CONF:8741)