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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0013595

NCI Thesaurus Code: C3001  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: A form of dermatitis characterized by red, itchy, scaly, or crusty patches that can be chronic or intermittent.

HPO Definition: Eczema is a form of dermatitis. The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of persistent skin conditions and can be related to a number of underlying conditions. Manifestations of eczema can include dryness and recurring skin rashes with redness, skin edema, itching and dryness, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, oozing, or bleeding. [HPO:probinson]

MEDLINEPLUS Definition: 

Eczema is a term for several different types of skin swelling. Eczema is also called dermatitis. It is not dangerous, but most types cause red, swollen and itchy skin. Factors that can cause eczema include other diseases, irritating substances, allergies and your genetic makeup. Eczema is not contagious.

The most common type of eczema is atopic dermatitis. It is an allergic condition that makes your skin dry and itchy. It is most common in babies and children.

Eczema is a chronic disease. You can prevent some types of eczema by avoiding irritants, stress, and the things you are allergic to.

NICHD Definition: A form of dermatitis characterized by red, itchy, scaly, or crusty patches that can be chronic or intermittent.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A group of conditions in which the skin becomes inflamed, forms blisters, and becomes crusty, thick, and scaly. Eczema causes burning and itching, and may occur over a long period of time. Atopic dermatitis is the most common type of eczema.

CSP Definition: pruritic papulovesicular dermatitis occurring as a reaction to many endogenous and exogenous agents.

MSH Definition: A pruritic papulovesicular dermatitis occurring as a reaction to many endogenous and exogenous agents (Dorland, 27th ed).

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Atopic Dermatitis
Dermatitides, Eczematous
DERMATITIS ECZEMATOID
Dermatitis, Eczematous
Eczema (disorder)
Eczema [Disease/Finding]
Eczema NOS
Eczemas
Eczematoid dermatitis
Eczematous Dermatitides
ECZEMATOUS DERMATITIS
Eczematous rash
ECZEMATOUS SKIN LESIONS
eczema
Unclassifiable eczema (disorder)
Unclassifiable eczema

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C3001 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN an indistinct concept: check text for more specific skin dis; if more specific term is not in text, do not make a diagnosis: index here 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 UR VE VI MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source MedDRA NCI
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
CTV3ID X505K SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID Xa1dl SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_CREATED 06/29/2000 MEDLINEPLUS
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2716-6344 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION A pruritic papulovesicular dermatitis occurring as a reaction to many endogenous and exogenous agents (Dorland, 27th ed). NDFRT
MESH_DUI D004485 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Eczema NDFRT
MESH_UI M0007049 NDFRT
MMR 19920508 MSH
MN C17.800.174.620 MSH
MN C17.800.815.620 MSH
MP_HEALTH_TOPIC_URL https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/eczema.html MEDLINEPLUS
MP_OTHER_LANGUAGE_URL Korean https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/eczema.html#Korean MEDLINEPLUS
MP_OTHER_LANGUAGE_URL Spanish https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/spanish/eczema.html MEDLINEPLUS
MP_OTHER_LANGUAGE_URL Vietnamese https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/eczema.html#Vietnamese MEDLINEPLUS
MP_PRIMARY_INSTITUTE_URL National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases http://www.niams.nih.gov/ MEDLINEPLUS
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Eczema NCI
NUI N0000001056 NDFRT
PRIMARY_PATH 10014184$10012435$10014982$10040785$Eczema$Dermatitis and eczema$Epidermal and dermal conditions$Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10040785 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.1 MDR
RXAUI 3145903 RXNORM
RXAUI 3153188 RXNORM
RXAUI 3153191 RXNORM
RXCUI 1024222 RXNORM
SID HP:0001481 HPO
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 16.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 4 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 5 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 16.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 2 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
SNOMED_CID 281104002 NDFRT
SNOMED_CID 43116000 NDFRT
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS L30.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPCATEGORYID~447637006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPGROUP~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPPRIORITY~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPRULE~TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPTARGET~L30.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS L30.9 | DESCENDANTS NOT EXHAUSTIVELY MAPPED SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS L30.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF AGE AT ONSET OF CLINICAL FINDING BEFORE 1.0 YEAR CHOOSE L20.83 | DESCENDANTS NOT EXHAUSTIVELY MAPPED | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF AGE AT ONSET OF CLINICAL FINDING ON OR AFTER 1.0 YEAR AND IF AGE AT ONSET OF CLINICAL FINDING BEFORE 18.0 YEARS CHOOSE L20.83 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447637006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447639009 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPGROUP~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~2 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 445518008 | Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity) | < 1.0 year SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 445518008 | Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity) | >= 1.0 year AND IFA 445518008 | Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity) | < 18.0 years SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~OTHERWISE TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~L20.83 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~L30.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~X505K SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~Xa1dl SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T013690 MSH
TERMUI T013691 MSH
TH NLM (1993) MSH
TH POPLINE (1978) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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