Some situations may require sets of components to be implemented and managed. For example, when implementing a package of subsets.
Table 3.1.6-1: Requirements for a set of maps between SNOMED CT and another code system
|Requirement||Description||Example Use||Reference Set|
|A set of sets of components||A set of intensional subset definitions||
Managing the set of intensional subset definitions that are used within a particular system, organization, domain or message
|A set of references to concepts that represent reference sets||Managing the set of reference sets that are used within a particular system, organization, domain or message||Simple reference set|
For more detailed use case examples, please refer to the following sections: