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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0024202

NCI Thesaurus Code: C13252  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Substance

NCIt Definition: A clear, transparent, sometimes faintly yellow and slightly opalescent fluid that is collected from the tissues throughout the body, flows in the lymphatic vessels (through the lymph nodes), and is eventually added to the venous blood circulation. Lymph consists of a clear liquid portion, varying numbers of white blood cells (chiefly lymphocytes), and a few red blood cells.

CDISC Definition: A clear, transparent, sometimes faintly yellow and slightly opalescent fluid that is collected from the tissues throughout the body, flows in the lymphatic vessels (through the lymph nodes), and is eventually added to the venous blood circulation. Lymph consists of a clear liquid portion, varying numbers of white blood cells (chiefly lymphocytes), and a few red blood cells. (NCI)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The clear fluid that travels through the lymphatic system and carries cells that help fight infections and other diseases.

CSP Definition: transparent slightly yellow fluid found in the lymphatic vessels; contains lymphocytes; it is derived from the tissue fluids, collected from all parts of the body and returned to the blood via the lymphatic system.

UWDA Definition: Transudate contained in the lumen of lymphatic vessel.

MSH Definition: The interstitial fluid that is in the LYMPHATIC SYSTEM.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Lymph (substance)
lymphatic fluid
Lympha
Lymphs
lymph
Portion of lymph
Reticuloendothelial System, Lymph

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C13252 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AQL CH CY DE DG EN IM ME MI PH PS RE SE VI MSH
AUTHORITY Bloom & Fawcett 94:404 FMA
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
AUTHORITY Terminologia Anatomica 1998 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XUCsh SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Jul 30 1996 2:20:30:030PM FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 0432-3703 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20110624 MSH
MN A12.207.270.606 MSH
MN A15.382.520.150 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XUCsh SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TA_ID A12.0.00.043 FMA
TERMUI T024425 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Lymphe FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Body Substance UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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