Two LOINC codes for one lab-item

Bert Verhees bert.verhees at
Fri Feb 17 07:49:15 EST 2017

Op 17-2-2017 om 13:34 schreef Eric Browne:
> 35203-9 	Creatinine [Mass or Moles/​volume] in Serum or Plasma ( see  ).
> But despite the fact that its use for lab reporting is discouraged, its very existence almost guarantees that it will be used. The fact that this code is included in HEDIS panels and Value Sets suggest it might have been introduced into LOINC for downstream quality reporting.

Thanks, Eric, I didn't find that one. I must have given up too quickly

Bert Verhees

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