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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0003950

NCI Thesaurus Code: C128392  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: An infection that is caused by the roundworm Ascaris lumbricoides, many cases of which remain asymptomatic. During the transient larval migratory phase, shortness of breath, fever, and eosinophilia can occur. Depending on the intestinal worm burden, a spectrum of gastrointestinal tract symptoms can occur.

RADLEX Definition: Ascariasis is caused by consuming food or drink contaminated with roundworm eggs. Ascariasis is the most common intestinal worm infection.

NICHD Definition: An infection that is caused by the roundworm Ascaris lumbricoides, many cases of which remain asymptomatic. During the transient larval migratory phase, shortness of breath, fever, and eosinophilia can occur. Depending on the intestinal worm burden, a spectrum of gastrointestinal tract symptoms can occur.

MSH Definition: Infection by nematodes of the genus ASCARIS. Ingestion of infective eggs causes diarrhea and pneumonitis. Its distribution is more prevalent in areas of poor sanitation and where human feces are used for fertilizer.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Ascariases
Ascariasis (disorder)
Ascariasis - roundworms
Ascariasis [Disease/Finding]
Ascariasis, unspecified
Ascariasis
Ascariosis
Ascaris lumbricoides infection
Infection by Ascaris lumbricoides
Infection caused by Ascaris lumbricoides (disorder)
Infection caused by Ascaris lumbricoides

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C128392 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN nematode infect caused by ASCARIS; do not confuse with ACARIASIS, mite infestation or ASCARIDIASIS, infection with ASCARIDIA; coord IM with species (IM) MSH
AQL BL CF CI CL CN CO DG DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RH RT SU TH TM UR VE VI MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000017005 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000020002 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
CTV3ID AC70. SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XUFVj SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000073002 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 1248-7284 CSP
DID 4000-0198 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20160131 SNOMEDCT_US
IAN DEFAULT ICD10
ICE Ascaridiasis; Infection by Ascaris lumbricoides; Roundworm infection ICD9CM
INCLUSION_TERM ascaridiasis ICD10
INCLUSION_TERM roundworm infection ICD10
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION Infection by nematodes of the genus ASCARIS. Ingestion of infective eggs causes diarrhea and pneumonitis. Its distribution is more prevalent in areas of poor sanitation and where human feces are used for fertilizer. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D001196 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Ascariasis NDFRT
MESH_UI M0001785 NDFRT
MMR 20040713 MSH
MN C03.335.508.700.100.070 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Ascariasis NCI
NUI N0000000488 NDFRT
ORDER_NO 01165 ICD10CM
ORDER_NO 01170 ICD10CM
PRIMARY_PATH 10003442$10028914$10019381$10021881$Ascariasis$Nematode infections$Helminthic disorders$Infections and infestations MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10021881 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.1 MDR
RXAUI 3111848 RXNORM
RXAUI 3111849 RXNORM
RXCUI 1022405 RXNORM
SNOMED_CID 2435008 NDFRT
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS B77.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPCATEGORYID~447637006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPGROUP~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPPRIORITY~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPRULE~TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPTARGET~B77.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS B77.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF ASCARIASIS WITH INTESTINAL COMPLICATIONS CHOOSE B77.0 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF ASCARIS PERITONEAL GRANULOMA CHOOSE B77.89 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF BILIARY ASCARIASIS CHOOSE B77.89 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF LARVAL ASCARIASIS CHOOSE B77.0 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF PNEUMONIA DUE TO ASCARIS CHOOSE B77.81 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447637006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447639009 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPGROUP~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~2 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~3 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~4 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~5 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~6 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 1082721000119101 | Pneumonia due to Ascaris | SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 187171000 | Ascariasis with intestinal complications | SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 240861001 | Larval ascariasis | SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 240864009 | Biliary ascariasis | SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 240865005 | Ascaris peritoneal granuloma | SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~OTHERWISE TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~B77.0 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~B77.81 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~B77.89 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~B77.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~AC70. SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XUFVj SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T003573 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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