MHLU - Health Status Resource

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Diagnosis Classification

Diagnoses are classified using the Canadian modification of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision (ICD-10-CA).  For more information about what diagnoses are included in each ICD-10 chapter please consult http://apps.who.int/classifications/icd10/browse/2010/en

Dissemination Area

A small geographic area with a population of 400 to 700 persons. All of Canada is divided into dissemination areas which are used to report Census information.