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LP18624-4Escherichia coli K1Active

Description

LP18624-4   Escherichia coli K1
Escherichia coli strains with the K1 capsule antigen account for the majority (∼80%) of isolates from patients with neonatal E. coli meningitis (NMEC).[PMID:16552050] Bacterial meningitis in neonates is a severe infectious disease with mortality rates varying between 10% and 15%.[PMID:21416693] Infections in adults are less common and usually occur following trauma or surgical procedures. Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Basic Part Properties

Name
Escherichia coli K1
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
E coli K1

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=LP18624-4

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
大肠埃希菌 K1
Synonyms: 大肠埃希菌(E coli、大肠埃希氏杆菌、大肠埃希氏菌、大肠杆菌) K1
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
Escherichia coli K1
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Escherichia coli K1
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Escherichia coli K1
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Escherichia coli K1
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Escherichia coli K1
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Escherichia coli K1
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Escherichia coli K1
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Escherichia coli K1