Explanation of terms used by DrugBank


I-CD 10, ICD-10, ICD10 code

 ICD-10 is a type of revised classification from the World Health Organization that uses specific codes to refer to medical terms or conditions, according to various characteristics. This is a resource from which DrugBank obtains and imports medical terms. This information is automatically imported for numerous functions in DrugBank.  More information regarding ICD10 may be obtained from the WHO website for ICD10 1.


  1. ICD10 2016 version, World Health Organization (WHO) [Link]