LOINC
Version 2.68

8295-8XR Chest Diameter.anterior-posterior W expirationActive

Term Description

The relationship of AP diameter to lateral diameter of the chest is ~0.8 to 1. AP diameter is measured from T8 posteriorly to the interior border of the sternum anteriorly, using the LAT chest x-ray film.
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Diameter.anterior-posterior^W expiration
Property
Len
Time
Pt
System
Chest
Scale
Qn
Method
XR

Additional Names

Short Name
XR Chest Diam AP W Exp

Basic Attributes

Class
RAD
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 1.0h(2)
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.前-后^采用呼气:长度:时间点:胸部:定量型:X射线摄影术
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Diametro.anteriore-posteriore^Con espirazione:Len:Pt:Torace:Qn:XR
pt-BRPortuguese (BRAZIL)
Diâmetro.antero-posterior^em expiração:Comprimento:Pt:Tórax:Qn:RX
ru-RURussian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
Диаметр.передне-задний^С выдох:Дл:ТчкВрм:Грудная клетка:Колич:XR
es-ARSpanish (ARGENTINA)
diámetro^espiración:longitud:punto en el tiempo:tórax:cuantitativo:XR

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=8295-8