COMORBIDITY (SNOMED CT EXPRESSION)

Format/Length:See SNOMED CT EXPRESSION
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Notes:
COMORBIDITY (SNOMED CT EXPRESSION) is the same as attribute CLINICAL TERMINOLOGY CODE.

COMORBIDITY (SNOMED CT EXPRESSION) is a structured combination of one or more SNOMED CT® concept identifiers which are used to describe a comorbid condition for a PERSON.

A SNOMED CT Refset describing comorbid conditions is available for reference purposes if required; but COMORBIDITY (SNOMED CT EXPRESSION) is not limited to the use of these concepts.

SNOMED CT Refset Metadata:

For further details relating to the SNOMED CT Refset Metadata, see the Data Dictionary for Care (DD4C) website at: Comorbid conditions for selection.

For further information on SNOMED CT EXPRESSIONS, see the SNOMED CT® Glossary at: Expression.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
snomedctrefsetnameComorbid conditions for selection simple reference set (foundation metadata concept)
pluralCOMORBIDITIES (SNOMED CT EXPRESSION)
snomedctrefsetid991381000000107

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