The health industry has a special language for computers, the current form is ICD-10. In 2017, this is expected to be updated to ICD-11.

Every class of disease has an ICD-10 code, as does every disease. Read about ICD-10 codes, and learn basic coding, click here.

ICD-10. SJ Dodgson MJoTA 2017 v11n1p0125

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