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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0014472

NCI Thesaurus Code: C13078  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Tissue

NCIt Definition: A thin membrane that lines the ventricles of the brain and the central canal of the spinal cord.

RADLEX Definition: A thin membrane that lines the ventricles of the brain and the central canal of the spinal cord. [MeSH]

MSH Definition: A thin membrane that lines the CEREBRAL VENTRICLES and the central canal of the SPINAL CORD.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A thin membrane that lines the fluid-filled spaces in the brain and spinal cord. It is made up of a type of glial cell called an ependymal cell.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Ependyma (body structure)
Ependyma of neuraxis
Ependymal Tissue
Ependymas
ependyma
Lamina epithelialis

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C13078 (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 ME MI PA PH PP PS RE SE SU TR UL VI MSH
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XU71D SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 0476-6742 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FMAID 242791 RADLEX
FX D014695 MSH
FX D063928 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C71.5 SNOMEDCT_US
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20160705 MSH
MN A08.186.211.276.460 MSH
MN A10.755.260 MSH
RADLEX_ID RID7108 FMA
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C71.5 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~726854009 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XU71D SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TERM_LEVEL Related ICDO
TERMUI T014662 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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