HL7® Definition

 

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NM: Numeric

A number represented as a series of ASCII numeric characters consisting of an optional leading sign ( + or -), the digits and an optional decimal point. In the absence of a sign, the number is assumed to be positive. If there is no decimal point the number is assumed to be an integer. Examples:

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