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SNOMED International

Health informatics A comprehensive multiaxial nomenclature system created to index the entire medical vocabulary, including signs and Sx, diagnoses, procedures, allowing the integration of all the medical information in an electronic medical record to be integrated into a single data structure
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SNOMED-CT is owned and maintained by SNOMED international, a division of the College of American Pathologists.
The vision of SNOMED International is to be the leader in clinical terminology for encoding the medical record through the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine, better known as SNOMED.
org SNOMED International, a division of the College of American Pathologists (CAP), oversees the strategic direction and scientific maintenance of the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine, better known as SNOMED(R).
Aschman, the Chief Operating Officer of SNOMED International, a division of the College of American Pathologists.
Currently, SNOMED International contains more than 138,000 terms and term codes in 11 separate modules, an increase of more than 6,000 terms since the work's initial release.