ABDOMINAL X-RAY PERFORMED REASON

The reason why an Abdominal X-Ray was performed.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Abdominal distension

02

Abdominal tenderness

03

Increased / bilious aspirates

04

Abdominal discolouration

05

Abdominal mass

06

Bloody stools

07

Mucousy stools

09

None of the above

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Context Alias
Plural ABDOMINAL X-RAY PERFORMED REASONS