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See comment on RSG data class

Per the Gender Harmony Project as discussed and voted on 2023-04-17, please see the comment on the RSG data class.

Gender

The AAPM Operational Ontology for Radiation Oncology  ( https://aapmbdsc.azurewebsites.net) evaluated several systems for identifying gender. HL7 Reference system was recommended. 

http://hl7.org/fhir/2018May/codesystem-gender-identity.html

Values are 

transgender-female    
transgender-male    
non-binary    
male    
female    
other    
non-disclose    


Other systems evaluated were 

CDC https://phinvads.cdc.gov/vads/ViewValueSet.action?oid=2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.1

DICOM http://dicom.nema.org/medical/dicom/current/output/chtml/part16/sect_CID_7455.html#table_CID_7455

Health IT https://www.healthit.gov/isa/representing-patient-gender-identity

LOINC https://loinc.org/76691-5/

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