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The top level of the anatomy hierarchy appears as those concepts under physical anatomical entity which is located under the body structure hierarchy as shown in the following list:

  • SNOMED CT concept
    • Body structure
      • Anatomical or acquired body structure
        • Acquired body structure
        • Anatomical structure
      • Anatomical organizational pattern
      • Anatomical site notations for tumor staging (this needs to be movedelsewhere)
      • Morphologically altered structure
      • Physical anatomical entity

        • Group of anatomical entities
        • Anatomical spatial entity
        • Anatomical structure (the reified S part of the SEP triple)
          • Entire anatomical structure (the E part of the SEP triple)
          • [multiple other immediate subtypes of anatomical structure]