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A microscopic observation is usually a visual assessment of a specimen that is smeared on a slide, stained and leads to a report of information that is clinically relevant. A microscopic evaluation by method of a biospy culture is not a true procedure.
Map-To Long Common Name Mapping Guidance
20474-3 Bacteria identified in Tissue by Biopsy culture Depending on use-case, users may consider mapping to LOINC 20474-3 instead.

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LP40224-5   Microscopic observation
Microscopy is a technique that uses microscopes to examine very small objects, not seen by the naked eye. There are three well-known branches of microscopy: optical, electron and scanning probe microscopy. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Microscopy

Fully-Specified Name

Microscopic observation
Biopsy culture

Additional Names

Short Name
Deprecated Biopsy Culture Smear Tiss
Display Name
Microscopic observation Biopsy cx Nom (Tiss)
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Microscopic observation culture, Tissue

Example Answer List: LL360-9

Source: Regenstrief Institute
Answer Code Score Answer ID
PositiveCopyright ID:10828004 Positive (qualifier value) LA6576-8
NegativeCopyright ID:260385009 Negative (qualifier value) LA6577-6

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Version 1.0l
Last Updated
Version 2.61
Order vs. Observation

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
el-GR Greek (Greece) Μικροσκοπική παρατήρηση:Παρουσία ή ταυτοποίηση:Χρονική στιγμή:Ιστός:Ονομαστική:Καλλιέργεια βιοψίας
es-AR Spanish (Argentina) observación microscópica:presencia o identidad:punto en el tiempo:tejido, no especificado:Nominal:cultivo de biopsia
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Observación microscópica:Presencia o identidad:Punto temporal:Tejido:Nom:Cultivo de biopsia
es-MX Spanish (Mexico) Observación microscópica:Presencia o identidad:Punto temporal:Tejido y frotis:Nominal:Cultivo de biopsia
fr-CA French (Canada) Observation microscopique:Présence ou identité:Temps ponctuel:Tissu:Nominal:Culture de biopsie
fr-BE French (Belgium) Observation microscopique:Présence ou identité:Temps ponctuel:Tissu:Nominal:Culture de biopsie
Synonyms: Biopsie.Culture
it-IT Italian (Italy) Osservazione microscopica:Prid:Pt:Tessuto:Nom:Biopsia, coltura
Synonyms: Coltura di biopsia Microbiologia Presenza o Identità Punto nel tempo (episodio) Tessuto & Strisci
ko-KR Korean (Korea, Republic Of) 현미경적 관찰:존재:검사시점:조직:명칭결과:생검 배양
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) microscopische waarneming:identificator:moment:weefsel en uitstrijkjes:nominaal:biopsiecultuur
pl-PL Polish (Poland) Obserwacja mikroskopowa:wykrycie lub identyfikacja:punkt w czasie:tkanka i rozmazy:cecha:hodowla biopsyjna
pt-BR Portuguese (Brazil) Observação microscópica:Ident:Pt:Tecido:Nom:Cultura de biópsia
Synonyms: Identity or presence; Point in time; Random; Tissue; Nominal; Bx Cult; Cultures; C&S; Microbiology
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Микроскопическое наблюдение:ПрИд:ТчкВрм:Тк:Ном:Биопсийная культура
Synonyms: Микроорганизмы идентифицированные из биопсийной культуры Номинальный;Именной Присутствие или Идентификация Ткань и мазки Точка во времени;Момент
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Mikroskopik inceleme:MevcKimlik:Zmlı:Doku:Snf:Biyopsi kültürü
zh-CN Chinese (China) 显微镜观察:存在与否或特征标识:时间点:组织与涂片:名义型:活组织检查培养
Synonyms: Bx 分类型应答;分类型结果;名义性;名称型;名词型;名词性;标称性;没有自然次序的名义型或分类型应答 培养方法 存在;存在与否;特征标识;身份;身份标识 微生物学;微生物学试验;微生物学试验(培养、DNA、抗原及抗体) 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 显微;镜下;显微的;镜下的;显微镜下的 显微观察;镜下观察 未作说明的组织;组织;组织 & 涂片 活体检查 活体检视 活体解剖 活检 活组织切片检查 活组织检查(Biopsy,Bx) 活组织检查(活检、活体检视、组织活检、活体解剖)培养;活体解剖培养;活检组织培养 组织活检

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