DEATH CAUSE ICD CODE (CONTRIBUTING CONDITION)

Format/Length:See DEATH CAUSE ICD CODE
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Notes:
DEATH CAUSE ICD CODE (CONTRIBUTING CONDITION) is the same as attribute CLINICAL CLASSIFICATION CODE.

DEATH CAUSE ICD CODE (CONTRIBUTING CONDITION) is the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) code of the 'other significant conditions contributing to the death but not related to the disease or condition causing it' as recorded on the death certificate.

The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) code is derived automatically using the DEATH CAUSE RECORDED TEXT (CONTRIBUTING CONDITION) recorded on the death certificate.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
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pluralDEATH CAUSE ICD CODES (CONTRIBUTING CONDITION)

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