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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0037763

NCI Thesaurus Code: C50656  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Sign or Symptom

NCIt Definition: A sudden, violent, involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles.

RADLEX Definition: An involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles. Spasms may involve skeletal muscle (muscle, skeletal) or smooth muscle (muscle, smooth). [MeSH]

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A sudden contraction of a muscle or group of muscles, such as a cramp.

FDA Definition: A sudden, violent, involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles.

CSP Definition: a sudden, violent, involuntary contraction of a muscle or a group of muscles, attended by pain and interference with function, producing involuntary movement and distortion.

MSH Definition: An involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles. Spasms may involve SKELETAL MUSCLE or SMOOTH MUSCLE.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Muscle Spasm(s)
Muscle spasms
Muscle Spasm
Muscular Spasms
Muscular spasm
Spasm (finding)
Spasm [Disease/Finding]
SPASM MUSCLE
Spasm of muscle
Spasm(s), Muscle
Spasm, Muscle
Spasm, Muscular
Spasms NOS
Spasms, Muscle
Spasms, Muscular
SPASMS
Spasmus
spasm

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C50656 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN GEN or unspecified only; coord IM with specific organ/dis (IM); spasms in infants: index SPASMS, INFANTILE if an epileptic seizure (see MeSH definition) or SPASM + INFANT if non-epileptic such as in tetany or vitamin defic; "facial spasm" = SPASM (IM) + FACIAL MUSCLES (IM) but "hemifacial spasm" = HEMIFACIAL SPASM; also available are BRONCHIAL SPASM & ESOPHAGEAL SPASM, DIFFUSE 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 UR VE VI MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
CTV3ID X79q1 SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2057-3804 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FDA_Table Patient Code (Appendix B) NCI
FX D009120 MSH
FX D009128 MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION An involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles. Spasms may involve SKELETAL MUSCLE or SMOOTH MUSCLE. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D013035 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Spasm NDFRT
MESH_UI M0020203 NDFRT
MMR 20080708 MSH
MN C10.597.613.750 MSH
MN C23.888.592.608.750 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000002785 NDFRT
ORDER_NO 19157 ICD10CM
PRIMARY_PATH 10028334$10028326$10028302$10028395$Muscle spasms$Muscle related signs and symptoms NEC$Muscle disorders$Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10028395 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
REF orcid.org/0000-0001-5208-3432 HPO
RXAUI 3200292 RXNORM
RXAUI 3200402 RXNORM
RXAUI 3239439 RXNORM
RXAUI 3239440 RXNORM
RXCUI 988397 RXNORM
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 10.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 4 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 5 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 10.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
SNOMED_CID 45352006 NDFRT
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS R25.2 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~R25.2 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS R25.2 | DESCENDANTS NOT EXHAUSTIVELY MAPPED 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~R25.2 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~X79q1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T038405 MSH
TERMUI T371232 MSH
TERMUI T428818 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH NLM (2000) MSH
TH NLM (2002) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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