User Guide

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You may use the ICD-11 browser without registration. However, registered users of the browser can perform the following functions in addition to browsing and searching the ICD11 content

  • Contribute to the development of ICD11 by commenting on the content as well as answering some questions
  • Make proposals that suggest changes in the classification or enhance the content in it
  • Read other users' comments or proposals
  • Access to PDF versions of the classification that they can print

You may click the [Log In] link to sign in to the system. If you don't already have an account, it's very easy to setup one using the same link.

Advanced Search Help

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Advanced search lets you search selected properties of the classification. You could search all properties or a selected subset only

Please provide keywords in the Search Text field and check the properties that you'd like to include in the search.

The system will search for the keywords in the properties that you've checked and rank the results similar to a search engine

The results will be displayed in the Search Results pane. If the search query hits more than 200 results, then only the top 200 will be displayed.

If you provide more than one keyword, the system will search for items that have all the keywords.

Wildcards: You may also use wildcard character * . see examples.

OR operator : It's possible to have the results that have either one or another keyword. Please see the example 4.

Examples:

1. Search Text: diabetes   {finds all that have the word "diabetes" in the searched fields}

2. Search Text: diabet*   {finds all that have a word that start with "diabet" }

3. Search Text: diabet* mellitus   {finds all that have a word that starts with "diabet" and also contains the word "mellitus"}

4. Search Text: tubercul* (lung OR larynx) { finds all that have a word that starts with "tubercul" and than has either lung OR larynx in it

Search Results

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After the search the results are displayed at the lower right area of the screen. Clicking on any result will let you browse that entity

You may close the advanced search window by clicking the X at the top left corner of the window.