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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0009758

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12341  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: A thin, transparent tissue divided into the palpebral conjunctiva (covering the inner side of the eye lid) and the bulbar conjunctiva (covering the eyeball).

RADLEX Definition: The mucous membrane that lines the inner surface of the eyelids and the anterior part of the sclera. [MeSH]

CDISC Definition: A thin tissue divided into the palpebral conjunctiva (covering the inner side of the eye lid) and the bulbar conjunctiva (covering the eyeball). (NCI)

CSP Definition: mucous membrane that lines the inner surface of the eyelids and the anterior part of the sclera.

MSH Definition: The mucous membrane that covers the posterior surface of the eyelids and the anterior pericorneal surface of the eyeball.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Conj - Conjunctiva
Conjunctival structure (body structure)
Conjunctival structure
Conjunctivas
conjunctiva
Konjunktiva
Tunica conjunctiva
Wall of conjunctival sac

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12341 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN inflammation = CONJUNCTIVITIS or specifics; do not confuse with "conjunctive tissue" in translated texts (as for French "tissu conjonctif"): this is CONNECTIVE TISSUE, not CONJUNCTIVA; /blood supply consider also CILIARY ARTERIES 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 Rosse MD FMA
AUTHORITY Terminologia Anatomica 1998; Gray's 1999 p. 1363 FMA
AUTHORITY Terminologia Anatomica 1998 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000020002 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XM0P6 SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Fri Sep 01 14:58:35 PDT 2000 FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Fri Sep 01 14:59:16 PDT 2000 FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Thu Sep 14 16:52:14 PDT 2000 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 1109-1906 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
ICD-O-3_CODE C69.0 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20070709 MSH
MN A09.371.060.200 MSH
MN A09.371.337.168 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C69.0 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 723264001 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~181161008 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XM0P6 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 A15.2.07.047 FMA
TERM_LEVEL 4 ICDO
TERMUI T009417 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Conjonctive FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Organ UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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