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International Classification of Diseases

MeSH ID: D038801

DEFINITION: A system of categories to which morbid entries are assigned according to established criteria. Included is the entire range of conditions in a manageable number of categories, grouped to facilitate mortality reporting. It is produced by the World Health Organization (From ICD-10, p1). The Clinical Modifications, produced by the UNITED STATES DEPT. OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, are larger extensions used for morbidity and general epidemiological purposes, primarily in the U.S.

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Qualifiers:

classification [Q000145] ; economics [Q000191] ; ethics [Q000941] ; history [Q000266] ; instrumentation [Q000295] ; legislation & jurisprudence [Q000331] ; manpower [Q000364] ; organization & administration [Q000458] ; standards [Q000592] ; statistics & numerical data [Q000706] ; supply & distribution [Q000600] ; trends [Q000639] ; utilization [Q000656]

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