International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems

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Abbreviation: ICD
Definition: The ICD is a medical classification, published by the World Health Organisation, which provides codes to classify diseases and a wide variety of signs, symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances, and external causes of injury or disease.


Reference Definition: The ICD is a medical classification, published by the World Health Organisation, which provides codes to classify diseases and a wide variety of signs, symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances, and external causes of injury or disease. (Wikipedia)
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