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UMLS®

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The Unified Medical Language System® (UMLS®) is a set of files and software that bring together health and biomedical vocabularies and standards to enable interoperability between computer systems. UMLS® is used to enhance or develop applications, such as electronic health records, classification tools, dictionaries and language translators. Use of UMLS® allows end users to view codes used in value sets such as CPT and ICD-10-CM. A free UMLS license is required.

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Unified Medical Language System
Last Updated: May 14, 2020