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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0036087

NCI Thesaurus Code: C13275  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Substance

NCIt Definition: The watery fluid in the mouth made by the salivary glands. Saliva moistens food to help digestion and it helps protect the mouth against infections.

CDISC Definition: A clear liquid secreted by the salivary glands.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The watery fluid in the mouth made by the salivary glands. Saliva moistens food to help digestion and it helps protect the mouth against infections.

CSP Definition: clear, viscous fluid secreted by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; it contains mucins, water, organic salts, and ptylin.

MSH Definition: The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the SALIVARY GLANDS and mucous glands of the mouth. It contains MUCINS, water, organic salts, and ptylin.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Head and Neck, Saliva
Portion of saliva
Saliva (substance)
Salivary gland secretion
Salivas
saliva

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C13275 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN SALIVATION and SALIVARY GLANDS are also available; "salivary IMMUNOGLOBULIN A": index SALIVA/immunol (IM) + IMMUNOGLOBULIN A, SECRETORY (IM) MSH
AQL CH CY DE DG EN IM ME MI PH PS RE SE VI MSH
AUTHORITY Bloom & Fawcett 1994 p. 567 FMA
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID X79cV SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Mon Sep 11 09:52:47 PDT 2000 FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Mon Sep 11 09:53:08 PDT 2000 FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2139-1695 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20060705 MSH
MN A12.200.666 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~X79cV SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T037031 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TRANSLATION German: Speichel FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Body Substance UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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