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Find the Fully Specified Name (FSN) and/or Preferred Term (PT) for a concept given its SNOMED CT Identifier (SCTID).
Prerequisite steps: Browse SNOMED CT International Edition concepts
From the SNOMED CT Browser Full perspective, Search tab context, enter the SCTID into the
As shown in the example hint above the
Whilst updating, the guide text "Searching..." will appear briefly below the
Search results matching the entered number will be presented below the
Each result row represents a SNOMED CT concept matching the search query, with a Definition Status icon followed by any term that pattern matches the query (FSN, Preferred Term, and synonyms) in the first results column; the second column shows the concept FSN.
When the entered query is a valid SCTID a single exact match will be returned, showing the Preferred Term in the first column.
Press any of the row elements (icon or text) to focus on that concept and present it in the right hand Concept Details panel, open to the
Alternatively, the screen cursor can be used - click within a row to highlight it, then drag the highlighted into the right hand Concept Details panel, to replace its current focus concept with the row concept.
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The concept Preferred Term is indicated by an "S" (for Synonym) followed by in the Term column, and also the word "Preferred" in the Acceptability column.