LOINC
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LP422982-1Blood central venousActive

Description

LP422982-1   BldCV
Central venous blood is blood found in the interior jugular or subclavian vein sampled via a central venous catheter. The composition of central venous blood is different from mixed venous blood, found in the pulmonary artery and also sampled via catheter, and peripheral venous blood, sampled via venipuncture. Central venous blood contains blood from the upper body, whereas mixed venous blood contains deoxygenated blood from the entire body. Source: LOINC

Basic Part Properties

Name
BldCV
Type
System
Created On
2021-03-29
Construct for LOINC Short Name
BldCV

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https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=LP422982-1