Release 4 5 Draft Ballot
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FHIR Infrastructure Work Group Maturity Level : N/A Standards Status : Informative
POST [base]/ValueSet/$expand HTTP/1.1
Content-Type: application/fhir+xml
   This is an example of an operation request for a value set 
   expansion where the value set is submitted on the fly 
<Parameters xmlns="">
    <name value="filter"/>
    <valueString name="abdo"/>
    <name value="valueset"/>  
          <status value="generated"/>
          <div xmlns=""><!-- Snipped for brevity --></div>
        <identifier value=""/>
        <name value="SNOMED CT Body Structures"/>
        <publisher value="FHIR Project team"/>
          <system value="url"/>
          <value value=""/>
        <description value="This value set includes all the &quot;Clinical finding&quot; SNOMED CT codes (i.e. codes
         with an is-a relationship with 91723000: Anatomical structure)"/>
        <status value="draft"/>
          <include><!--   all the descendants of clinical finding, not include itself   -->
            <system value=""/>
            <filter><!--   todo: work this over. what this means is any concepts where they have is-a with 91723000.
               how should this be done?   -->
              <property value="concept"/>
              <op value="is-a"/>
              <value value="91723000"/>