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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0032927

NCI Thesaurus Code: C3341  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Neoplastic Process

NCIt Definition: A pathological process with signs indicating it may become cancerous. Representative examples include leukoplakia, dysplastic nevus, actinic keratosis, xeroderma pigmentosum, and intraepithelial neoplasia.

PDQ Definition: A pathological process with signs indicating it may become cancerous. Representative examples include leukoplakia, dysplastic nevus, actinic keratosis, xeroderma pigmentosum, and intraepithelial neoplasia. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)

MSH Definition: Pathological processes that tend eventually to become malignant. (From Dorland, 27th ed)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Condition, Precancerous
Conditions, Precancerous
nonmalignant condition
Precancerous Conditions [Disease/Finding]
Precancerous Conditions
Precancerous Condition
precancerous state
Premalignant Condition
Premalignant State

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C3341 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN IM; do not use /compl for develop into cancer: use /pathol; coord IM with organ/neopl term (IM); Manual 24.4.1.13 MSH
AQL BL BS CF CH 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 SC SE SU TH UL UR VE VI MSH
Contributing_Source CTRP NCI
DATE_FIRST_PUBLISHED 2003-05-23 PDQ
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED 2007-05-21 PDQ
DC 1 MSH
DID 2024-3536 CSP
DX 19680101 MSH
HN 68 MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION Pathological processes that tend eventually to become malignant. (From Dorland, 27th ed) NDFRT
MESH_DUI D011230 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Precancerous Conditions NDFRT
MESH_UI M0017448 NDFRT
MMR 19950524 MSH
MN C04.834 MSH
NCI_THESAURUS_CODE C3341 PDQ
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000002476 NDFRT
ORIG_STY Disease/diagnosis PDQ
PM 68 MSH
RXAUI 3223190 RXNORM
RXAUI 3223191 RXNORM
RXCUI 1023220 RXNORM
TERMUI T033081 MSH
TH NLM (1968) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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