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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0007806

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12692  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Substance

NCIt Definition: The fluid that is contained within the brain ventricles, the subarachnoid space and the central canal of the spinal cord.

MSH Definition: A watery fluid that is continuously produced in the CHOROID PLEXUS and circulates around the surface of the BRAIN; SPINAL CORD; and in the CEREBRAL VENTRICLES.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The fluid that flows in and around the hollow spaces of the brain and spinal cord, and between two of the meninges (the thin layers of tissue that cover and protect the brain and spinal cord). CSF is made by tissue called the choroid plexus in the ventricles (hollow spaces) in the brain.

CDISC Definition: The fluid that is contained within the brain ventricles, the subarachnoid space and the central canal of the spinal cord. (NCI)

CSP Definition: clear colorless liquid secreted by the choroid plexus of the lateral, third, and fourth ventricles, and contained within the ventricular system of the brain and spinal cord and within the subarachnoid space.

UWDA Definition: Transudate contained in the subarachnoid space.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Cerebral spinal fluid
Cerebro Spinal Fluids
Cerebro Spinal Fluid
Cerebrospinal fluid (substance)
Cerebrospinal Fluids
cerebrospinal fluid
CSF - Cerebrospinal fluid
CSF
Fluid, Cerebro Spinal
FLUID, CEREBROSPINAL
Fluids, Cerebro Spinal
Fluids, Cerebrospinal
Liquor cerebrospinalis
Portion of cerebrospinal fluid
Spinal Fluid, Cerebro
Spinal Fluids, Cerebro
spinal fluid

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12692 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN IM as substance only: use the qualifier / csf with diseases & drugs; CSF production = / physiol, not / secret; CEREBROSPINAL FLUID PRESSURE and CEREBROSPINAL FLUID PROTEINS are also available MSH
AQL CH CY DE DG EN IM ME MI PH PS RE SE VI MSH
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
AUTHORITY Terminologia Anatomica 1998 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000017005 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID 7N0B1 SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Mon Dec 21 14:10:52 PST 1998 FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Mon Dec 21 14:11:02 PST 1998 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2049-9575 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FX D001812 MSH
HL7CS active HL7V3.0
HL7ID 10465 HL7V3.0
HL7PL true HL7V3.0
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20140613 MSH
MN A12.207.270.210 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~7N0B1 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 A14.1.01.203 FMA
TERMUI T007453 MSH
TERMUI T858852 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH NLM (2015) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Liquide cérébro-spinal FMA
TRANSLATION German: Zerebrospinale Flüssigkeit FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Body Substance UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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