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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0021843

NCI Thesaurus Code: C9175  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: Blockage of the normal flow of the intestinal contents within the bowel.

HPO Definition: Blockage or impairment of the normal flow of the contents of the intestine towards the anal canal. [HPO:probinson]

MEDLINEPLUS Definition: 

An intestinal obstruction occurs when food or stool cannot move through the intestines. The obstruction can be complete or partial. There are many causes. The most common are adhesions, hernias, cancers, and certain medicines.

Symptoms include

  • Severe abdominal pain or cramping
  • Vomiting
  • Bloating
  • Loud bowel sounds
  • Swelling of the abdomen
  • Inability to pass gas
  • Constipation

A complete intestinal obstruction is a medical emergency. It often requires surgery.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

NICHD Definition: A blockage of the passage of the intestinal contents.

CSP Definition: any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of intestinal contents toward the anus.

MSH Definition: Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
BOWEL OBSTRUCTION
constipation, impaction, and bowel obstruction
impaction
Intestinal blockage
Intestinal obstruct NOS
Intestinal obstruction (disorder)
Intestinal Obstruction [Disease/Finding]
Intestinal obstruction NOS
Intestinal Obstructions
intestinal obstruction
Intestinal occlusion
intestine obstruction
INTESTINE, OBSTRUCTION
IO - Intestinal obstruction
OBSTRUCTION BOWEL
OBSTRUCTION INTESTINAL
Obstruction of intestine or colon
Obstruction of intestine
Obstruction, Intestinal
Occlusion of colon or intestine NOS
Occlusion of intestine or colon
Unspecified intestinal obstruction

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C9175 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN coord IM with specific precoord intestinal dis (IM); INTESTINAL PSEUDO-OBSTRUCTION is also available 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 900000000000017005 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CTRP NCI
Contributing_Source MedDRA NCI
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
CTV3ID X305B SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_CREATED 08/24/2009 MEDLINEPLUS
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED 2002-11-20 PDQ
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000073002 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 1248-6029 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020731 SNOMEDCT_US
EXCLUDES1 intestinal obstruction due to specified condition-code to condition ICD10CM
ICE Enterostenosis; Obstruction of intestine or colon; Occlusion of intestine or colon; Stenosis of intestine or colon; Stricture of intestine or colon ICD9CM
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D007415 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Intestinal Obstruction NDFRT
MESH_UI M0011575 NDFRT
MMR 20050701 MSH
MN C06.405.469.531 MSH
MP_HEALTH_TOPIC_URL https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/intestinalobstruction.html MEDLINEPLUS
MP_OTHER_LANGUAGE_URL Spanish https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/spanish/intestinalobstruction.html MEDLINEPLUS
MP_PRIMARY_INSTITUTE_URL National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases http://www.niddk.nih.gov/ MEDLINEPLUS
NCI_THESAURUS_CODE C9175 PDQ
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Bowel Obstruction NCI
NUI N0000001702 NDFRT
ORDER_NO 13403 ICD10CM
ORIG_STY Secondary related condition PDQ
PID 3510 PDQ
PRIMARY_PATH 10022687$10018009$10018008$10017947$Intestinal obstruction$Gastrointestinal stenosis and obstruction NEC$Gastrointestinal stenosis and obstruction$Gastrointestinal disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10017947 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
REF orcid.org/0000-0001-5208-3432 HPO
RXAUI 3182482 RXNORM
RXAUI 3182483 RXNORM
RXCUI 1023737 RXNORM
SID HP:0005239 HPO
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 10.1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 4 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 5 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 13.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 2 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
SNOMED_CID 81060008 NDFRT
SOS Excludes: congenital stricture or stenosis of intestine (751.1-751.2) ICD9CM
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS K56.6 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~K56.6 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS K56.609 | DESCENDANTS NOT EXHAUSTIVELY MAPPED SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF AGE AT ONSET OF CLINICAL FINDING BEFORE 29.0 DAYS CHOOSE P76.9 | DESCENDANTS NOT EXHAUSTIVELY MAPPED | 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) | < 29.0 days SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~OTHERWISE TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~K56.609 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~P76.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~X305B 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
TERMUI T022273 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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