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SECONDARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD) is a classification of PATIENT DIAGNOSIS CODING SIGNIFICANCE.
For Commissioning Data Sets (CDS) purposes it is recommended that multiple Diagnoses are recorded and the CDS-XML Message (CDS Version 6 onwards) has been designed to carry as many Diagnoses as required.
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||SECONDARY DIAGNOSES (ICD)|