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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0030219

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12231  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: The muscular extension of the hard palate which comprises the posterior of the oral cavity and the floor of the nasal cavity.

RADLEX Definition: A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border. [MeSH]

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The back, muscular (not bony) part of the roof of the mouth.

CDISC Definition: The part of the roof of the mouth not supported by bone.

MSH Definition: A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Muscular palate
PALATE, SOFT
Palates, Soft
Palatinum, Velum
Palatum molle
Soft palate structure (body structure)
Soft palate structure
SOFT PALATE
Velum palatinum
Weicher Gaumen

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12231 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
ANSWER_CODE 4 LNC
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
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XM0Pk SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Wed Jun 28 10:30:34 PDT 2000 FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Wed Jun 28 11:06:22 PDT 2000 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2139-1577 CSP
DX 19790101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EXTERNALLY_DEFINED N LNC
HN 79 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C05.1 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
MDA 19780519 MSH
MMR 20030709 MSH
MN A14.549.617.780 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
PM 79 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C05.1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~245784004 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XM0Pk 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 A05.1.01.104 FMA
TA_ID A05.2.01.003 FMA
TERMUI T030087 MSH
TERMUI T030088 MSH
TERMUI T535786 MSH
TH NLM (1979) MSH
TH NLM (2004) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Palais mou FMA
TRANSLATION German: Weicher Gaumen FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Anatomical Structure UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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