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The SNOMED API web interface is designed to facilitate SNOMED CT data integration without the need for developers to understand the database or import it every six months. These APIs expose the methods that can be deployed anywhere, minimizing the need to write complex data structures and allowing the calling application quick access to SNOMED CT data.

The SNOMED API web interface can be accessed in the following ways:

1.       Enter the URL in the address bar of a web browser and hit the Enter key on the keyboard.



2.       Or click the  icon in the SnoChillies browser (


The Home Page of the SNOMED API interface will display an overview of SNOMED in order to provide a general understanding.