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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0031157

NCI Thesaurus Code: C128322  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: An abscess that develops in the space surrounding one or both palatine tonsils.

NICHD Definition: An abscess that develops in the space surrounding one or both palatine tonsils.

MSH Definition: An accumulation of purulent material in the area between the PALATINE TONSIL and its capsule.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Abscess peritonsillar
ABSCESS, PERITONSILLAR
Abscesses, Peritonsillar
Angina tonsillaris
Peritonsillar abscess (disorder)
Peritonsillar Abscess [Disease/Finding]
Peritonsillar abscess NOS
Peritonsillar Abscesses
Peritonsillar abscess
QUINSY SORE THROAT
QUINSY

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C128322 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN coordinate IM with infection term (IM) but not BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (since most abscesses are bacterial) 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 TM UR VE VI MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
CTV3ID H15.. SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000073002 SNOMEDCT_US
DX 19890101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20050131 SNOMEDCT_US
EXCLUDES1 acute tonsillitis (J03.-) ICD10CM
EXCLUDES1 chronic tonsillitis (J35.0) ICD10CM
EXCLUDES1 retropharyngeal abscess (J39.0) ICD10CM
EXCLUDES1 tonsillitis NOS (J03.9-) ICD10CM
HN 89; was ABSCESS, PERITONSILLAR 1963-88 MSH
IAN DEFAULT ICD10
ICE Abscess of tonsil; Peritonsillar cellulitis; Quinsy ICD9CM
INCLUSION_TERM Abscess of tonsil ICD10
INCLUSION_TERM Peritonsillar cellulitis ICD10
INCLUSION_TERM Quinsy ICD10
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION An accumulation of purulent material in the area between the PALATINE TONSIL and its capsule. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D000039 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Peritonsillar Abscess NDFRT
MESH_UI M0000060 NDFRT
MMR 20080708 MSH
MN C01.539.830.025.675 MSH
MN C07.550.781.750.500 MSH
MN C08.730.561.750.500 MSH
MN C09.775.649.750.500 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Peritonsillar Abscess NCI
NUI N0000000277 NDFRT
OL use PERITONSILLAR ABSCESS to search ABSCESS, PERITONSILLAR 1966-88 MSH
ORDER_NO 12543 ICD10CM
PM 89; was ABSCESS, PERITONSILLAR 1963-88 MSH
PRIMARY_PATH 10034686$10046309$10021879$10021881$Peritonsillar abscess$Upper respiratory tract infections$Infections - pathogen unspecified$Infections and infestations MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10021881 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
RXAUI 3104517 RXNORM
RXAUI 3219314 RXNORM
RXAUI 3219315 RXNORM
RXCUI 1023726 RXNORM
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 10.1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 19.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 8.1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT B MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 4 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 5 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 13.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 19.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 8.1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 2 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
SNOMED_CID 15033003 NDFRT
SOS Excludes: tonsillitis: {acute or NOS (463); chronic (474.0)} ICD9CM
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS J36 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~J36 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS J36 | CONSIDER ADDITIONAL CODE TO IDENTIFY SPECIFIC CONDITION OR DISEASE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447637006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPGROUP~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~J36 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~H15.. 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 T000102 MSH
TERMUI T000103 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
USE_ADDITIONAL code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent. ICD10CM

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