INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES (ICD)

a system of categories of diseases based on a formal classification system developed in 1893. It is in its 10th revision. Uses a 4 character alpha numeric coding to classify diseases and disorders.

INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES (ICD): "The Internal Classification of Diseases was compiled by the World Health Organisation."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES (ICD)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/international-classification-of-diseases-icd/ (accessed December 9, 2019).
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