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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0042130

NCI Thesaurus Code: C92904  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Organ or Tissue Function

NCIt Definition: A tightening of the involuntary smooth muscles of the uterus.

GO Definition: A process in which force is generated within smooth muscle tissue, resulting in a change in muscle geometry. This process occurs in the uterus. Force generation involves a chemo-mechanical energy conversion step that is carried out by the actin/myosin complex activity, which generates force through ATP hydrolysis. The uterus is a muscular organ of the female mammal for containing and usually for nourishing the young during development prior to birth. [GOC:sl]

MSH Definition: Contraction of the UTERINE MUSCLE.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Contraction, Myometrial
Contraction, Uterine
Contractions, Myometrial
Contractions, Uterine
Myometrial Contractions
myometrial contraction
myometrial smooth muscle contraction
myometrium contraction
UTERINE CONCENTRATIONS
Uterine contraction, function (observable entity)
Uterine contraction, function
UTERINE CONTRACTIONS
UTERINE CONTRACTION
uterine smooth muscle contraction

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C92904 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AQL BL CF DE EH GE IM ME PH PX RE UR MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XUJMk SNOMEDCT_US
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DX 19750901 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FX D007752 MSH
FX D010120 MSH
FX D015148 MSH
FX D015149 MSH
FX D018590 MSH
GO_NAMESPACE biological_process GO
HN 75 MSH
MDA 19741111 MSH
MMR 20160623 MSH
MN G08.686.784.769.326.700 MSH
MN G11.427.494.890 MSH
PM 75 MSH
REF GOC:sl GO
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 14.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 5 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 14.0 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 2 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XUJMk 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 T042674 MSH
TERMUI T042675 MSH
TH NLM (1975) MSH
TH NLM (1998) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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