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G01: Find concept by concept ID

This is the most generic look-up for obtaining concept details associated with a concept identifier. The query is intended as a tool for quick reference for the name, class, level and source vocabulary details associated with a concept identifier. 

 Parameter  Example  Mandatory  Notes
 Concept ID  192671  Yes Concept Identifier for "GI - Gastrointestinal hemorrhage"
 As of date  Sysdate  No Valid record as of specific date. Current date – sysdate is a default

Sample query run:
The following is a sample run of the query to run a search for concept ID of 192671 for the current date. The input parameters are highlighted in blue.
SELECT  C.concept_id,
FROM vocabulary.concept    C,
     vocabulary.vocabulary V
WHERE C.concept_id = 192671
AND   C.vocabulary_id = V.vocabulary_id
AND   sysdate BETWEEN valid_start_date AND valid_end_date
Output field list:
 Field  Description
 Concept_ID  Concept Identifier entered as input
 Concept_Name  Name of the standard concept
 Concept_Code  Concept code of the standard concept in the source vocabulary
 Concept_Class  Concept class of standard vocabulary concept
 Concept_Level  Level of the concept if defined as part of a hierarchy
 Vocabulary_ID  Vocabulary the standard concept is derived from as vocabulary code
 Vocabulary_Name  Name of the vocabulary the standard concept is derived from

Sample output record:
 Field  Value
 Concept_ID  192671
 Concept_Name  GI - Gastrointestinal haemorrhage
 Concept_Code  74474003
 Concept_Class  Clinical finding
 Concept_Level  2
 Vocabulary_ID  1
 Vocabulary_Name  SNOMED-CT