Doctors, public health agencies, and health insurance companies all over the world use alphanumeric codes called ICD-10 for diagnosis representation, such as neck pain ICD-10, backache ICD-10, etc. Each disease, injury, disorder, symptom, and infection has a unique ICD-10 code. ICD-10 codes are used for tracking epidemics to the processing of insurance claims and for the compilation of global statistics on mortality.
ICD-10 means International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision. This is shortened to the International Classification of Diseases. The WHO (World Health Organization) publishes, copyrights, and updates it regularly. In June of 2018, WHO published the ICD-11, which will most likely take effect in 2022.