Respiratory obstruction   79688008


SNOMED code79688008
nameRespiratory obstruction
date introduced2002-01-31
fully specified name(s)Respiratory obstruction (disorder)
  • Embarrassed airway
  • Respiratory obstruction
attributes - group1
Finding siteRespiratory tract structure   321667001
Associated morphologyObstruction   26036001
parentsDisorder of respiratory system   50043002
  • Asthma with irreversible airway obstruction   401000119107
  • Obstruction of airway caused by blood   427480003
  • Obstruction of airway caused by foreign body   429491000
  • Obstruction of airway caused by tongue   425227004
  • Obstruction of lower respiratory tract   427286007
  • Obstruction of lumen of respiratory tract caused by foreign body following ingestion   1231593001
  • Obstruction of lumen of respiratory tract caused by inhalation of foreign body   1231592006
  • Obstructive apnea of newborn   276545006
  • Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome   78275009
  • Partially obstructed airway   248554005
  • Respiratory obstruction due to foreign body in esophagus   217808004
  • Totally obstructed airway   248555006
  • Upper respiratory tract obstruction   68372009
a selection of possible paths
SNOMED CT Concept   138875005
  Clinical finding   404684003
    Respiratory finding   106048009
      Disorder of respiratory system   50043002
        Respiratory obstruction   79688008

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