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Unified Test List result observables simple reference set

Subset Name :   
Unified Test List result observables simple reference set
Subset Type :   
Realm Concept

Refset FSN :   
Unified Test List result observables simple reference set (foundation metadata concept)
Refset Id :   
Refset Type :   

Subset Description :
The SNOMED CT Unified Test List (UTL) Reference Set is the result of work carried out by NHS Digital, Information Representation Services in collaboration with NHS Trusts, Clinicians, Suppliers, NHS England, NHS Improvement, Public Health England, The Royal College of Pathologists and The Professional Records Standards Body. The ‘draft for trial use’ UTL is being published as part of the biannual SNOMED CT release and available from TRUD from the 1/6/2019 (27.0) biannual release onwards. The Reference Set will be maintained in line with each release of SNOMED CT and content added based on usage over time. A human readable version of the UTL version is available for review on the NHS Digital, Pathology and Diagnostics collaboration site.


Subset Status :   
Draft for Trial Use
Subset Status Date :   
Jun 1, 2019

Purpose and Scope

Usage 1 :

Usage Type :    
Usage Description :    
This national product for use in the new FHIR profiles is being developed as a replacement for the Pathology Bounded Code List carried by EDIFACT.
Geographic Usage :    
Usage Categories:    
 Pathology; Diagnostic investigation

Scope :

Inclusion Criteria :   
Age group - any age; Gender - not specified; Sex - not specified


Subset Release Category :   
UK Clinical Extension
Language :   

Subset Licence Type :   
OPCS Licence; ICD10 Licence; IHTSDO SNOMED CT® Licence; UKTC SNOMED CT® Licence; Open Government Licence

Metadata Version :   
Last Updated :   
Jun 6, 2019


Current Associations :
seeAlsoPathology bounded code list observables - (Subset)

Related Links

Additional information :

Unified Test List (UTL)
View RF2 subset at third party website :

Diseases Database SNOMED CT® browser - Simple reference set