ICD-11 INCLUDES NEW CHAPTER ON CONDITIONS RELATED TO SEXUAL HEALTH

August 3, 2018

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced the official publication of a new version of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) which includes a new chapter on Conditions Related to Sexual Health, bringing together conditions that were previously categorized in other ways and mostly under mental disorders. ICD-11 marks the culmination of a ten-year process which benefited from many contributions by and comments from professional societies and patient advocacy organizations, including ISSWSH, ISSM and SMSNA.

Read the announcement here as released by ISSWSH.
Browse the ICD-11 release version here.