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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0031354

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12425  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: A hollow tube that starts posterior to the mouth and nasal cavity and ends superior to the trachea and esophagus.

CDISC Definition: A passageway in the head and neck that includes the nasopharynx, oropharynx and laryngopharynx.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The hollow tube inside the neck that starts behind the nose and ends at the top of the trachea (windpipe) and esophagus (the tube that goes to the stomach). The pharynx is about 5 inches long, depending on body size.

CSP Definition: funnel-shaped fibromuscular tube that conducts food to the esophagus, and air to the larnyx and lungs.

MSH Definition: A funnel-shaped fibromuscular tube that conducts food to the ESOPHAGUS, and air to the LARYNX and LUNGS. It is located posterior to the NASAL CAVITY; ORAL CAVITY; and LARYNX, and extends from the SKULL BASE to the inferior border of the CRICOID CARTILAGE anteriorly and to the inferior border of the C6 vertebra posteriorly. It is divided into the NASOPHARYNX; OROPHARYNX; and HYPOPHARYNX (laryngopharynx).

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Pharyngeal structure (body structure)
Pharyngeal structure
Pharynx, NOS
Pharynxs
pharynx
Throats
throat

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12425 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN inflammation = PHARYNGITIS; /surg: consider also PHARYNGECTOMY & PHARYNGOSTOMY; HYPOPHARYNX; NASOPHARYNX; & OROPHARYNX are also 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 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
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XM0PK SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Mon Jun 19 15:31:03 PDT 2000 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2139-1636 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EXTERNAL_LIST_LINK http://www.who.int/classifications/icf/en/ LNC
EXTERNALLY_DEFINED Y LNC
EXTERNALLY_DEFINED_CODE_SYSTEM ICF LNC
FX D010611 MSH
FX D010613 MSH
HN ETOH descriptor 1995. AOD
ICD-O-3_CODE C14.0 SNOMEDCT_US
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20050718 MSH
MN A03.556.750 MSH
MN A04.623 MSH
MN A14.724 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
OID 2.16.840.1.113883.6.254 LNC
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C14.0 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~181211006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734139008~TARGETCOMPONENT~119195004 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 A05.3.01.001 FMA
TERM_LEVEL 4 ICDO
TERM_LEVEL Related ICDO
TERMUI T031336 MSH
TERMUI T031337 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH
TRANSLATION Filipino: Lalamunan FMA
TRANSLATION Italian: Gola FMA
TRANSLATION Spanish: Garganta FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Anatomical Structure UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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