LOINC
Version 2.67

38262-2DXA Calcaneus [Mass/Area] Bone densityActive

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Views for bone density
Property
ArMass
Time
Pt
System
Lower extremity>Calcaneus
Scale
Qn
Method
DXA

Additional Names

Short Name
DXA Heel ArMass BMD

Basic Attributes

Class
RAD
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.14
Last Updated
Version 2.64
Change Reason
Previously deprecated in error. Changed back to ACTIVE. Changed the Method from "XR.DXA" to "DXA" for conformance with LOINC/RadLex unified model.; Updated Property name from "MAric" to "ArMass" to be consistent with other mass per area terms.; Updated System from "Calcaneus" per LOINC/RadLex unified model; Updated Component from "Bone density" to "Views for bone density" based on the LOINC/Radlex unified model.
Order vs. Observation
Observation

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
83311-1 DXA Bone density quantitative measurement panel
38269-7 Study report Skeletal system DXA

Member of these Groups

LG38259-4 DXA|Calcaneus|Views for bone density|Laterality:ANY
LG41849-7 Region imaged: Lower extremity

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
针对骨密度的多重视图:质量/面积:时间点:下肢>跟骨:定量型:双能X线吸收法
pt-BRPortuguese (BRAZIL)
Densidade óssea:MAric:Pt:Calcâneo:Qn:Densitometria óssea
es-ARSpanish (ARGENTINA)
densidad ósea:hallazgo:punto en el tiempo:calcáneo.derecho:cuantitativo:radiografía.dexametasona

Example Units

Unit Source
g/cm2 Example UCUM Units
g/cm2 Original Submission

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=38262-2