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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0013450

NCI Thesaurus Code: C32164  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: The three small bones in the middle ear that transmit acoustic vibrations from the eardrum to the inner ear.

CSP Definition: small bones of the middle ear; they are articulated to form a chain for the transmission of sound from the tympanic membrane to the oval window.

MSH Definition: A mobile chain of three small bones (INCUS; MALLEUS; STAPES) in the TYMPANIC CAVITY between the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE and the oval window on the wall of INNER EAR. Sound waves are converted to vibration by the tympanic membrane then transmitted via these ear ossicles to the inner ear.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Auditory ossicles set
Auditory ossicles
auditory ossicle
Bone of the Tympanum
Bone of Tympanum
ear bone
Ear ossicle structure (body structure)
Ear ossicle structure
Ear Ossicles
Ear Ossicle
Gehörknöchelchen
Ossicle, Auditory
Ossicle, Ear
Ossicles, Auditory
Ossicles, Ear
ossicle
Ossicula auditoria
ossicula auditus
ossicular chain
Set of auditory ossicles
Set of ear ossicles

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C32164 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
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 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XM0PE SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Tue May 02 13:01:46 PDT 2000 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 0973-3981 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FX D013201 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C30.1 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20070711 MSH
MN A09.246.397.247 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C30.1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 723264001 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~181184001 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XM0PE 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 A02.1.17.001 FMA
TERMUI T013495 MSH
TERMUI T013496 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Anatomical Structure UWDA
UWT Organ UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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