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deprecated Coding Symbols for a Thesaurus of Adverse Reaction Terms

Abbreviation: COSTART

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This record was deprecated on May 26, 2016 for the following reason(s): This resource has been been deprecated, with the last update being made in 1999.

Coding Symbols for Thesaurus of Adverse Reaction Terms (COSTART). 5th ed. Rockville (MD). COSTART is used for coding, filing, and retrieving post-marketing adverse drug and biologic experience reports. COSTART is organized in body system and pathophysiology hierarchies, as well as a separate fetal/neonatal category of less than 20 terms. COSTART has been superseded by the Medical Dictionary for Regulatory Activities (MedDRA) Terminology.

How to cite this record COSTART; Coding Symbols for a Thesaurus of Adverse Reaction Terms; DOI:; Last edited: Aug. 7, 2019, 1:47 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 22 2020 4:17 a.m.

Record updated: June 28, 2019, 9:48 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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