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Below is the current SNOMED CT content applicable to the coronavirus, including an updated SNOMED CT to ICD-10 map, and available in the interim March 2020 International Edition release.

Please refer to your local National Release Center (NRC) for updates to local extensions.

This content will appear as part of the Global Patient Set (GPS) in the next release in September 2020.

In the meantime, the content listed below is available and can be used under the same open license as the GPS, the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Released & Published Content

SNOMED CT March 2020 Interim International Release URI -

http://snomed.info/sct/900000000000207008/version/20200309/


SNOMED CT IdentifierURIFully Specified NamePreferred Term
http://snomed.info/id/840539006Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)COVID-19
http://snomed.info/id/840544004 Suspected disease caused by severe acute respiratory coronavirus 2 (situation)Suspected COVID-19
http://snomed.info/id/840534001Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 vaccination (procedure)SARS-CoV-2 vaccination
http://snomed.info/id/840536004Antigen of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (substance)Antigen of SARS-CoV-2
http://snomed.info/id/840535000Antibody to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (substance)Antibody to SARS-CoV-2
http://snomed.info/id/840546002Exposure to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (event)Exposure to SARS-CoV-2
http://snomed.info/id/840533007Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (organism)SARS-CoV-2

SNOMED CT to ICD-10 Map

Following the announcement from WHO regarding the Emergency use of ICD-10 codes for the COVID-19 disease outbreak, the following map record is also included in the March 2020 interim SNOMED CT International Edition release.

Source SNOMED CT IdentifierFully Specified NamePreferred TermTarget ICD-10 codeTarget ICD-10 code description
Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)COVID-19U07.1
COVID-19

Exposure to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (event)

Exposure to SARS-CoV-2Z20.8Contact with and exposure to other communicable diseases


Pre-Release COVID-19 Related Content

This content will be available in the July 2020 International Edition of SNOMED CT.

Any identifiers listed here may change between now and the July 2020 release. The intent is to not change these identifiers, however, please be aware they may change due to unforeseen circumstances between now and mid-May 2020.

SNOMED CT IdentifierFully Specified NamePreferred Term

882784691000119100

Pneumonia caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)Pneumonia caused by SARS-CoV-2
461911000124106Swab specimen from oropharynx (specimen)Oropharyngeal swab
292508471000119105History of disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (situation)History of SARS-CoV-2
674814021000119106Acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)Acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by SARS-CoV-2
880529761000119102Lower respiratory infection caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)Lower respiratory infection caused by SARS-CoV-2
138389411000119105Acute bronchitis caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)Acute bronchitis caused by SARS-CoV-2
866151004Lymphocytopenia associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)Lymphocytopenia associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
866152006Thrombocytopenia associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (disorder)Thrombocytopenia associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
870361009Immunoglobulin G antibody to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (substance)SARS-CoV-2 IgG
870362002Immunoglobulin M antibody to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (substance)SARS-CoV-2 IgM