|Terms & Properties|
Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0005953
NCI Thesaurus Code: C12431 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
Semantic Type: Tissue
NCIt Definition: The tissue occupying the spaces of bone. It consists of blood vessel sinuses and a network of hematopoietic cells which give rise to the red cells, white cells, and megakaryocytes.
NCI-GLOSS Definition: The soft, sponge-like tissue in the center of most bones. It produces white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets.
CDISC Definition: The tissue occupying the spaces of some bones. It consists of blood vessel sinuses and a network of hematopoietic cells.
CSP Definition: soft tissue filling the cavities of bones; exists in two types, yellow and red; yellow marrow is found in the large cavities of large bones and consists mostly of fat cells and a few primitive blood cells; red marrow is a hematopoietic tissue and is the site of production of erythrocytes and granular leukocytes; bone marrow is made up of a framework of connective tissue containing branching fibers with the frame being filled with marrow cells.
MSH Definition: The soft tissue filling the cavities of bones. Bone marrow exists in two types, yellow and red. Yellow marrow is found in the large cavities of large bones and consists mostly of fat cells and a few primitive blood cells. Red marrow is a hematopoietic tissue and is the site of production of erythrocytes and granular leukocytes. Bone marrow is made up of a framework of connective tissue containing branching fibers with the frame being filled with marrow cells.
Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
|All bone marrow (body structure)|
|All bone marrow|
|BM - Bone marrow|
|Bone marrow structure (body structure)|
|Bone marrow structure|
|Reticuloendothelial System, Bone Marrow|
|Whole body>Bone marrow|
External Source Codes:
|NCI Thesaurus Code||C12431 (see NCI Thesaurus info)|
|AN||/cytol = BONE MARROW CELLS; /transpl = BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION: do not coord with TRANSPLANTATION, HOMOLOGOUS; inflammation = OSTEOMYELITIS; fibrosis = MYELOFIBROSIS; do not confuse words containing "myel-" for spinal cord with "myel-" for bone marrow||MSH|
|AQL||AB AH BS CH DE DG EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RE SE SU UL VI||MSH|
|AUTHORITY||Terminologia Anatomica 1998||FMA|
|CX||consider also terms at MYEL-||MSH|
|DATE_LAST_MODIFIED||Jul 29 1996 3:34:45:863PM||FMA|
|DATE_LAST_MODIFIED||Jul 29 1996 3:35:37:043PM||FMA|
|EC||cytology:Bone Marrow Cells||MSH|
|EC||transplantation:Bone Marrow Transplantation||MSH|
|HN||65; BONE MARROW CELLS was heading 1965-77; /transplantation was BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION 1964-65, was BONE MARROW/transplantation 1966-89||MSH|
|OL||use BONE MARROW /CY + BONE MARROW /qualif to search BONE MARROW CELLS /same qualif 1966-77, e.g., search BONE MARROW CELLS /DE under BONE MARROW /CY + BONE MARROW /DE||MSH|
|PM||65; BONE MARROW CELLS was heading 1965-77; /transplantation was BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION 1964-65, was BONE MARROW/transplantation 1966-89||MSH|
|TRANSLATION||French: Moelle osseuse||FMA|
Additional Concept Data: (none)