Phenopackets - Age

The age of a subject (e.g. of a patient at the time of diagnosis) can be described using the ISO8601 "duration" concept.

Other formats can be used to anotate "age groups" or ranges, e.g. through the use of start and end age values or through the use of an ontology class.

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Schema Overview1

title: Age
description: 'Age value definition'
type: object
properties:
  iso8601duration:
    description: Represents age as a ISO8601 duration (e.g., P40Y10M05D).
    type: string
    examples:
      - P32Y6M1D
      - P12DT6H24M

  1. Please note that the schema here is provided for illustration purposes, may represent an approximation and possibly excludes technical components of a proper JSON Schema format.