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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0013578

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

CSP Definition: infestations by parasites which live on the outside of the body of the host such as mange or myiasis, also infestation of ticks, lice or mites.

MSH Definition: Infestations by PARASITES which live on, or burrow into, the surface of their host's EPIDERMIS. Most ectoparasites are ARTHROPODS.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Ectoparasitic Infestations [Disease/Finding]
Ectoparasitic infestations
Ectoparasitic Infestation
ectoparasitism
Infestation, Ectoparasitic
Infestations, Ectoparasitic

External Source Codes:  (none)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN general only: prefer specifics; coordinate IM with ectoparasite (IM); refers to ectoparasite on or within the skin so do not coordinate with SKIN DISEASES, PARASITIC MSH
AQL BL CF CI CL CN CO DG DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RH RT SU TH TM UR VE VI MSH
DC 1 MSH
DID 2214-2667 CSP
DX 19680101 MSH
HN 68 MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION Infestations by PARASITES which live on, or burrow into, the surface of their host's EPIDERMIS. Most ectoparasites are ARTHROPODS. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D004478 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Ectoparasitic Infestations NDFRT
MESH_UI M0007037 NDFRT
MMR 20050630 MSH
MN C03.858.211 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000001051 NDFRT
PM 68 MSH
RXAUI 3153150 RXNORM
RXAUI 3153151 RXNORM
RXCUI 1029036 RXNORM
TERMUI T013672 MSH
TH NLM (1968) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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