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New ‘Guide for Using LOINC Microbiology Terms’
LOINC has unveiled a new resource to help users choose the correct LOINC code for microbiology and infectious disease laboratory tests. The Guide for Using LOINC Microbiology Terms details best practices to be used by in vitro diagnostic (IVD) assay vendors, laboratory professionals, and anybody else who is mapping microbiology tests to LOINC. More