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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0751
Name: Kyphosis – Location
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value

Description of location of kyphosis (excessive outward curavture of the spine, causing hunching of the back)
Cervical: superior most 7 vertebrae of the spine
Thoracic: middle 12 vertebrae of teh spine
Lumbar: inferior most 5 vertebae of the spine

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Cervical
2 Thoracic
3 Lumbar
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
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