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  1. not elsewhere clasified used with ill-defined terms to alert the coder that specified terms for a condition may be classified differently or with terms when a more specific category is not provided in the code list
  2. used to enclose synomons, alternative wordings, or explanatory phrases (e. g. code 460)
  3. not otherwise specified Equivalent to unspecified used when the physiciam has insufficient data to code a specific condition
  4. used in categories not intended for primary tabulation of disease these coodes are also written in italics with a note the note requires that the underlying disease or cause be recorded frist and the particular manifestation be recorded second ( this note will appear only in the Tabular List
  5. a cross reference used primarily in the INDEX it is an explicit direction for the coder to look elsewhere for the correct code this term must alwas be followed to obtain the correct code

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  1. section markersa cross reference to direct the boder to look elsewhete when the main term or subterm is not sufficient ot code the condition or problem(e. g. Volume 2 Sinus --see also fistula

          

  2. eponymdisease or syndrome named after the person who discovered it or the person who frist developed the condition

          

  3. : colonnot elsewhere clasified used with ill-defined terms to alert the coder that specified terms for a condition may be classified differently or with terms when a more specific category is not provided in the code list

          

  4. includesthis note appears immediately under a three-digit code to further define or gibe an example of the contents of the category

          

  5. ) Bracea cross reference used primarily in the INDEX it is an explicit direction for the coder to look elsewhere for the correct code this term must alwas be followed to obtain the correct code