Incision of skin   41447009


SNOMED code41447009
nameIncision of skin
date introduced2002-01-31
fully specified name(s)Incision of skin (procedure)
synonymsIncision of skin
attributes - group1
MethodIncision - action   129287005
Procedure site - DirectSkin structure   39937001
  • Division of flap   240988007
  • Hair follicle undercutting   288083001
  • Incision and drainage of skin   61301009
  • Incision and exploration of skin   112832001
  • Incision of skin lesion   271487006
  • Incision of skin NEC   177595003  removed: 2010-01-31
  • Incision of skin of head or neck   177593005
  • Incision of skin of trunk   71965007
  • Incision of sweat glands of skin   70767003
  • Incision of tarsal gland   14480008
  • Incision of zeisian gland   46697004
  • Release of web contracture of skin   112833006
  • Removal of foreign body from skin with incision   23331009
  • Removal of foreign body from subcutaneous tissue by incision of skin and dissection of subcutaneous tissue   443901003
  • Reopening of cilia base   80646003
  • Skin of extremity incision   107897006
  • Skin of head incision   119830005
  • Skin of neck incision   119831009
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SNOMED CT Concept   138875005
  Procedure   71388002
    Procedure by site   362958002
      Procedure on organ   118717007
        Procedure on skin   118718002
          Operation on skin   392011001
            Opening of skin   265690004
              Incision of skin   41447009

SNOMED CT Concept   138875005
  Procedure   71388002
    Procedure by method   128927009
      Incision   34896006
        Incision of soft tissue   10971007
          Incision of skin and/or subcutaneous tissue   446254003
            Incision of skin   41447009

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