LOINC
Version 2.68

38181-4XR Chest Diameter.lateralActive

Term Description

The relationship of AP diameter to lateral diameter of the chest is ~0.8 to 1. Lateral measurement of the chest is measured from the interior margin of the lateral rib cage at the level of the right diaphragm, using the PA chest x-ray.
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Diameter.lateral
Property
Len
Time
Pt
System
Chest
Scale
Qn
Method
XR

Additional Names

Short Name
XR Chest Diam Lat

Basic Attributes

Class
RAD
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.14
Last Updated
Version 2.61
Order vs. Observation
Observation

Member of these Groups

LG41847-1 Region imaged: Chest

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
直径.侧位:长度:时间点:胸部:定量型:X射线摄影术
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Diametro.laterale:Len:Pt:Torace:Qn:XR
pt-BRPortuguese (BRAZIL)
Diâmetro.lateral:Comprimento:Pt:Tórax:Qn:RX
ru-RURussian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
Диаметр.латеральный:Дл:ТчкВрм:Грудная клетка:Колич:XR
es-ARSpanish (ARGENTINA)
diámetro.lateral:longitud:punto en el tiempo:tórax:cuantitativo:radiografía

Example Units

Unit Source
cm Example UCUM Units

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=38181-4