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U.S. Government Rights

This product includes CPT® which is commercial technical data and/or computer data bases and/or commercial computer software and/or commercial computer software documentation, as applicable, which was developed exclusively at private expense by the American Medical Association, 515 North State Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60654. U.S. Government rights to use, modify, reproduce, release, perform, display, or disclose these technical data and/or computer data bases and/or computer software and/or computer software documentation are subject to the limited rights restrictions of DFARS 252.227-7015(b)(2) (November 1995) and/or subject to the restrictions of DFARS 227.7202-1(a) (June 1995) and DFARS 227.7202-3(a) (June 1995), as applicable, for U.S. Department of Defense procurements and the limited rights restrictions of FAR 52.227-14 (June 1987) and/or subject to the restricted rights provisions of FAR 52.227-14 (June 1987) and FAR 52.227-19 (June 1987), as applicable, and any applicable agency FAR Supplements, for non-Department of Defense Federal procurements.

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THIS AGREEMENT IS NONTRANSFERABLE, NONEXCLUSIVE, AND FOR THE SOLE PURPOSE OF YOUR INTERNAL USE WITHIN THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES: ARGENTINA, AUSTRALIA, BAHAMAS, BELGIUM, BERMUDA, BRAZIL, CANADA, CAYMEN ISLANDS, CHILE, COLUMBIA, ECUADOR, EL SALVADOR, GUATEMALA, INDIA, IRELAND, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAMAICA, JAPAN, MEXICO, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, PANAMA, PORTUGAL, SINGAPORE, SOUTH AFRICA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, THAILAND, TURKEY, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, UNITED KINGDOM, UNITED STATES AND ITS TERRITORIES, AND VENEZUELA. CPT IS NOT INCLUDED WITH SUBSCRIPTIONS OUTSIDE THE AFOREMENTIONED COUNTRIES.

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