LOINC
Version 2.68

37909-9XR Thoracic spine Lateral W hyperextensionActive

Term Description

Lateral thoracic spine xray with hyperextension is the reference standard for evaluating thoracic hyperkyphosis flexibility. Imaging is typically done with the patient lying on a bolster that is positioned beneath the apex of the kyphosis. [PMID: 28746130]
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
View lateral^W hyperextension
Property
Find
Time
Pt
System
Chest>Spine.thoracic
Scale
Doc
Method
XR

Additional Names

Short Name
XR T-spine Lat W hyperext

Basic Attributes

Class
RAD
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.14
Last Updated
Version 2.64
Change Reason
The scale has been changed from "Nar" to "Doc" to fit with the CDA model.; Added "^W" before hyperextension to signify a maneuver and match syntax used in LOINC/RadLex unified model.; Updated System from "Spine.thoracic" per LOINC/RadLex unified model
Order vs. Observation
Both
HL7 Attachment Structure
Implementation guide exists

Associated Observations

This panel contains the recommended sections for diagnostic imaging reports based on HL7 Implementation Guide for CDA® Release 2: Consolidated CDA Templates for Clinical Notes (US Realm) DSTU Releases 2.0 & 2.1.

LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
81220-6 Diagnostic imaging report - recommended C-CDA R2.0 and R2.1 sections
Indent11329-0 History general O
Indent55115-0 Request (Radiology) O
Indent55111-9 Current imaging procedure descriptions Document O
Indent55114-3 Prior procedure descriptions O
Indent18834-2 Radiology Comparison study - observation O
Indent18782-3 Radiology Study observation (findings) R
Indent19005-8 Radiology - Impression O
Indent18783-1 Radiology Study recommendation O
Indent55110-1 Conclusions O
Indent55107-7 Addendum O
Indent18785-6 Radiology Reason for study O
Indent55108-5 Patient presentation O
Indent55109-3 Complications O
Indent55112-7 Summary O
Indent55113-5 Key images O

Associated Observations

This panel contains the recommended sections for diagnostic imaging reports based on the HL7 Implementation Guide for CDA® Release 2: Consolidated CDA Templates for Clinical Notes (US Realm) DSTU Release 1.1.

LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
72230-6 Diagnostic imaging report - recommended C-CDA R1.1 sections
Indent18782-3 Radiology Study observation (findings) R
Indent55107-7 Addendum O
Indent55108-5 Patient presentation O
Indent55109-3 Complications O
Indent55110-1 Conclusions O
Indent55111-9 Current imaging procedure descriptions Document O
Indent11329-0 History general O
Indent55113-5 Key images O
Indent55114-3 Prior procedure descriptions O
Indent19005-8 Radiology - Impression O
Indent18834-2 Radiology Comparison study - observation O
Indent18785-6 Radiology Reason for study O
Indent18783-1 Radiology Study recommendation O
Indent55115-0 Request (Radiology) O
Indent55112-7 Summary O

Member of these Groups

LG41847-1 Region imaged: Chest

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
视图 侧位^采用过度伸展:发现:时间点:胸部>脊椎.胸段:文档型:X射线摄影术
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Vista laterale^Con iperestensione:Osservazione:Pt:Torace>Colonna vertebrale.toracica:Doc:XR
pt-BRPortuguese (BRAZIL)
Incidência perfil em hiperextensão:Achado:Pt:Coluna.torácica:Nar:RX
es-ARSpanish (ARGENTINA)
proyección^con contraste.XXX intrarterial:hallazgo:punto en el tiempo:columna vertebral.dorsal:Narrativo:radiografía

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=37909-9