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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0021852

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12386  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: The section of the intestines between the pylorus and cecum. The small intestine is approximately 20 feet long and consists of the duodenum, the jejunum, and the ileum. Its main function is to absorb nutrients from food as the food is transported to the large intestine.

RADLEX Definition: Organ with organ cavity which is continuous proximally with the stomach and distally with the large intestine. [FMA]

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The part of the digestive tract that is located between the stomach and the large intestine.

CDISC Definition: The villous section of the intestine extending from the pylorus to the proximal large intestine.

CSP Definition: proximal part of the intestine, extending from the pylorus to the cecum; about twenty feet long in humans.

MSH Definition: The portion of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT between the PYLORUS of the STOMACH and the ILEOCECAL VALVE of the LARGE INTESTINE. It is divisible into three portions: the DUODENUM, the JEJUNUM, and the ILEUM.

UWDA Definition: Organ with organ cavity which is continuous proximally with the stomach and distally with the large intestine. Examples: There is only one small intestine.

FMA Definition: Organ with organ cavity which is continuous proximally with the stomach and distally with the large intestine. Examples: There is only one small intestine.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Dünndarm
Gastrointestinal Tract, Small Intestine
Intestine, Small
Intestines, Small
Intestinum tenue
kleiner Darm
sm int
Small bowel, NOS
small bowel
Small intestinal (qualifier value)
Small intestinal structure (body structure)
Small intestinal structure
Small intestinal
Small Intestine (including Duodenum)
Small intestine, NOS
Small Intestines
small intestine

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12386 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN GEN; inflammation = ENTERITIS but ENTEROCOLITIS; DUODENITIS & ILEITIS are available MSH
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
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
CITE Playbook RADLEX
COMMENT [alt def] The portion of the gastrointestinal tract between the pylorus of the stomach and the ileocecal valve of the large intestine. It is divisible into three portions: the duodenum, the jejunum, and the ileum. [MeSH] RADLEX
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID Xa1Fu SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XC0MF SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED May 3 1996 12:55:34:103PM FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Sep 26 1996 11:03:58:566AM FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 1250-5399 CSP
DX 19600101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FMAID 7200 RADLEX
HN INTESTINAL MICROORGANISMS was heading 1963-67 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C17.9 SNOMEDCT_US
ICD-O-3_CODE C26.9 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20030709 MSH
MN A03.556.124.684 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
OL search INTESTINAL MICROORGANISMS under INTESTINES 1966-67 MSH
PM INTESTINAL MICROORGANISMS was heading 1963-67 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C17.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C26.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~181250005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734139008~TARGETCOMPONENT~119213002 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~Xa1Fu SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XC0MF 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 A05.6.01.001 FMA
TERM_LEVEL 3 ICDO
TERM_LEVEL 4 ICDO
TERM_LEVEL Synonym ICDO
TERMUI T022287 MSH
TERMUI T539426 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH NLM (2004) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Intestin grêle FMA
TRANSLATION German: Kleiner Darm FMA
TRANSLATION Spanish: Intestino pequeño FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Organ UWDA

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