Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) tests



Coding system
SNOMED CT
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/alanine-aminotransferase-alt-tests
ID
2298df3e

Versions
  • 2298df3e

Description

This codelist was developed to identify patients receiving a alanine transferaminase test, as an indicator of a liver function test.

Methodology

We searched SNOMED CT for "alanine aminotransferase" and selected all codes with reference to the test measurement or level.

Signed off by

  • Richard Croker, (April 21, 2021)
  • Brian MacKenna, (April 21, 2021)
code term
1013211000000103 Plasma alanine aminotransferase level
1018251000000107 Serum alanine aminotransferase level
104481004 Alanine aminotransferase measurement, method with pyridoxal-5'-phosphate
104482006 Alanine aminotransferase measurement, method without pyridoxal-5'-phosphate
201321000000108 Serum alanine aminotransferase level
219651000000107 Serum alanine aminotransferase level
219661000000105 Serum alanine aminotransferase level
250637003 Alanine aminotransferase - blood measurement
34608000 Alanine aminotransferase measurement
389586005 Plasma alanine aminotransferase level
390318006 Plasma alanine aminotransferase level
390961000 Plasma alanine aminotransferase level
889391000000100 Measurement of alanine transaminase activity

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1013211000000103

Included 1 out of 2 matching concepts.

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  • Enzyme activity of alanine aminotransferase in plasma (1105851000000108)
  • Plasma alanine aminotransferase level (1013211000000103)

1018251000000107

Included 1 out of 2 matching concepts.

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  • Enzyme activity of alanine aminotransferase in serum (1106081000000100)
  • Serum alanine aminotransferase level (1018251000000107)

alanine aminotransferase

Included 13 out of 28 matching concepts.

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  • Alanine aminotransferase (56935002)
  • Alanine aminotransferase (serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase) level abnormal (166646003)
  • Alanine aminotransferase (serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase) level normal (166645004)
  • Alanine aminotransferase (serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase) level raised (409673008)
  • Alanine aminotransferase - blood measurement (250637003)
  • Alanine aminotransferase measurement (34608000)
  • Alanine aminotransferase measurement, method with pyridoxal-5'-phosphate (104481004)
  • Alanine aminotransferase measurement, method without pyridoxal-5'-phosphate (104482006)
  • Aspartate amino transferase/alanine amino transferase ratio measurement (104539007)
  • Aspartate aminotransferase/alanine aminotransferase ratio (877061000000109)
  • Aspartate aminotransferase/alanine aminotransferase ratio (1002541000000108)
  • Aspartate aminotransferase/alanine aminotransferase ratio (890261000000109)
  • Aspartate transaminase/alanine transaminase ratio measurement (790541000000108)
  • D-amino-acid transaminase (85043005)
  • Deficiency of alanine aminotransferase (124285000)
  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine aminotransferase (17965004)
  • Enzyme activity of alanine aminotransferase in plasma (1105851000000108)
  • Enzyme activity of alanine aminotransferase in serum (1106081000000100)
  • Measurement of alanine transaminase activity (889391000000100)
  • Normal alanine aminotransferase with persistent viremia by polymerase chain reaction (370979009)
  • Plasma alanine aminotransferase level (1013211000000103)
  • Plasma alanine aminotransferase level (390318006)
  • Plasma alanine aminotransferase level (389586005)
  • Plasma alanine aminotransferase level (390961000)
  • Serum alanine aminotransferase level (1018251000000107)
  • Serum alanine aminotransferase level (219651000000107)
  • Serum alanine aminotransferase level (219661000000105)
  • Serum alanine aminotransferase level (201321000000108)