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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0024631

NCI Thesaurus Code: C33051  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: A hammer-shaped bone, part of three interconnected small bones located in the middle ear. It is attached to the inner surface of the tympanic membrane and its function is to transmit sound vibrations.

RADLEX Definition: The largest of the auditory ossicles, and the one attached to the membrana tympani (tympanic membrane). Its club-shaped head articulates with the incus. [MeSH]

CDISC Definition: A hammer-shaped bone, part of three interconnected small bones located in the middle ear. It is attached to the inner surface of the tympanic membrane and its function is to transmit sound vibrations. (NCI)

MSH Definition: The largest of the auditory ossicles, and the one attached to the membrana tympani (TYMPANIC MEMBRANE). Its club-shaped head articulates with the INCUS.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
hammer (ear)
hammer
Malleus structure (body structure)
Malleus structure
malleus

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C33051 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN one of the 3 ear ossicles 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 Terminologia Anatomica 1998 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID Xa8RJ SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Wed Aug 09 15:43:00 PDT 2000 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DX 19910101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
HN 91(75); was see under EAR OSSICLES 1975-90 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C41.0 SNOMEDCT_US
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 19950313 MSH
MN A09.246.397.247.524 MSH
OL search EAR OSSICLES 1966-74 MSH
PM 91; was see under EAR OSSICLES 1975-90 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C41.0 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 723264001 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~264090005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~Xa8RJ 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 A15.3.02.043 FMA
TERMUI T024771 MSH
TH NLM (1975) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Malléus FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Organ UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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