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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0007531

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12381  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: A blind pouch-like commencement of the colon in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen at the end of the small intestine and the start of the large intestine.

RADLEX Definition: The blind sac or outpouching area of the large intestine that is below the entrance of the small intestine. It has a worm-like extension, the vermiform appendix. [MeSH]

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A pouch that forms the first part of the large intestine. It connects the small intestine to the colon, which is part of the large intestine.

CDISC Definition: The pouch-like portion of the proximal large intestine opening into the colon.

MSH Definition: The blind sac or outpouching area of the LARGE INTESTINE that is below the entrance of the SMALL INTESTINE. It has a worm-like extension, the vermiform APPENDIX.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Caecum structure
Caecum
Cecal
Cecum structure (body structure)
Cecum structure
Cecums
cecum
Intestinum crassum caecum
LARGE INTESTINE, CECUM
Zäkum

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12381 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN Inflammation = CECITIS see TYPHLITIS MSH
AQL AB AH BS CH CY DE DG EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RE SE SU TR UL VI MSH
AUTHORITY Gray's 99:1774 FMA
AUTHORITY Nomina Anatomica FMA
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
AUTHORITY Terminologia Anatomica 1998 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XaFkp SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Apr 16 1998 12:49:53:616PM FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Mon Aug 03 17:56:44 PDT 1998 FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Oct 22 1997 3:02:09:013PM FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 1250-4622 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EXTERNALLY_DEFINED N LNC
FMAID 14541 RADLEX
FX D002431 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C18.0 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20060705 MSH
MN A03.556.124.526.209 MSH
MN A03.556.249.249.209 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
MSC Site.Term MTHMST
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C18.0 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~181256004 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XaFkp 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
TA_ID A05.7.02.001 FMA
TERM_LEVEL 4 ICDO
TERMUI T007054 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Organ Part UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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