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Epididymal Cyst (CUI C0037859) Suggest changes to this concept
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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0037859

NCI Thesaurus Code: C3865  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: A benign testicular cyst that is located in the epididymis, and which contains serous fluid, lymphocytes, spermatozoa, and debris.

RADLEX Definition: A cystic distention of the epididymis or the rete testis containing spermatozoa. (Dorland, 27th ed) [MeSH]

HPO Definition: A smooth, extratesticular, spherical cyst in the head of the epididymis. [HPO:probinson, pmid:14767330]

MSH Definition: A cystic dilation of the EPIDIDYMIS, usually in the head portion (caput epididymis). The cyst fluid contains dead SPERMATOZOA and can be easily differentiated from TESTICULAR HYDROCELE and other testicular lesions.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Cyst of epididymis (disorder)
Cyst of epididymis
Cyst of the Epididymis
Cyst, Epididymal
Cysts, Epididymal
Epididymal cysts
Epididymal cyst
EPIDIDYMIS, CYST
Spermatocele (disorder)
Spermatocele [Disease/Finding]
Spermatocele of epididymis, unspecified
Spermatocele of epididymis
Spermatoceles
Spermatocele
Spermatozele

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C3865 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
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
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID K281. SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID K28y6 SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000073002 SNOMEDCT_US
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20040731 SNOMEDCT_US
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20070731 SNOMEDCT_US
HPO_COMMENT Diagnosis of epididymal cyst can be confirmed by scrotal ultrasound. Patients can present with scrotal mass or pain. Epididymal cysts are usually between 3-30 mm in diameter. In some cases they can resolve spontaneously. HPO
IAN DEFAULT ICD10
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION A cystic dilation of the EPIDIDYMIS, usually in the head portion (caput epididymis). The cyst fluid contains dead SPERMATOZOA and can be easily differentiated from TESTICULAR HYDROCELE and other testicular lesions. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D013088 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Spermatocele NDFRT
MESH_UI M0020277 NDFRT
MMR 20060705 MSH
MN C12.294.731 MSH
MN C23.300.306.750 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000002789 NDFRT
ORDER_NO 23513 ICD10CM
ORDER_NO 23514 ICD10CM
ORDER_NO 23594 ICD10CM
PRIMARY_PATH 10014994$10029108$10013362$10038604$Epididymal cyst$Testicular and epididymal neoplasms$Testicular and epididymal disorders$Reproductive system and breast disorders MDR
PRIMARY_PATH 10041490$10029108$10013362$10038604$Spermatocele$Testicular and epididymal neoplasms$Testicular and epididymal disorders$Reproductive system and breast disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10038604 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 HPO:skoehler HPO
RXAUI 3239575 RXNORM
RXAUI 3239576 RXNORM
RXAUI 3287196 RXNORM
RXCUI 1022439 RXNORM
SNOMED_CID 49263001 NDFRT
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS N43.4 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS N50.8 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~N43.4 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPTARGET~N50.8 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS N43.40 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS N50.3 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~IF SPERMATOCELE CHOOSE N43.40 | MAP OF SOURCE CONCEPT IS CONTEXT DEPENDENT SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447637006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPCATEGORYID~447639009 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPGROUP~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~1 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPPRIORITY~2 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~IFA 49263001 | Spermatocele | SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~OTHERWISE TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPRULE~TRUE SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~N43.40 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPTARGET~N50.3 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~K281. SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~K28y6 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 T038536 MSH
TERMUI T653120 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH NLM (2007) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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