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900000000000516008 |Annotation type reference set|allows  String to be associated with components for any specified purpose. So, where the 900000000000521006 |Association type reference set|linked a SNOMED CT component to another SNOMED CT components, the 900000000000516008 |Annotation type reference set| allow a SNOMED CT component to be linked to a non-standardized string annotation.

Figure 5.5-1: Illustration of the general functionality of Annotation reference sets of the general functionality of Annotation reference sets

Reference Specific Attributes

Besides from the 4 identification and versioning attributes, the annotation reference set type has following attributes.


Data type




The identifier of the  componentto be annotated.



The text  annotation to attach to the  componentidentified by  referencedComponentId.

 See specification: 4.2.6. Annotation Reference Set

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