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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0042459

NCI Thesaurus Code: C12816  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component

NCIt Definition: The large vein that terminates in the right atrium and transports deoxygenated blood from the head, neck, arms, and chest to the heart.

RADLEX Definition: The venous trunk which returns blood from the head, neck, upper extremities and chest. [MeSH]

NCI-GLOSS Definition: The large vein that carries blood from the head, neck, arms, and chest to the heart.

CDISC Definition: The large vein that terminates in the right atrium and transports deoxygenated blood from the head, neck, arms, and chest to the heart.

MSH Definition: The venous trunk which returns blood from the head, neck, upper extremities and chest.

FMA Definition: Trunk of systemic vein which is formed by the union of the right and left brachiocephalic veins and terminates in the right atrium.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Anterior vena cava
Superior vena cava structure (body structure)
Superior vena cava structure
Superior Vena Cavas
SUPERIOR VENA CAVA
Vena cava superior
Vena Cava, Superior
Vena cava.superior
Vena Cavas, Superior

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C12816 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AQL AB AH CH CY DE DG EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RE SE SU TR UL VI MSH
AUTHORITY Nomina Anatomica FMA
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
AUTHORITY Terminologia Anatomica 1998 FMA
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
CITE Playbook RADLEX
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XaF1o SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED 08/19/2014 RADLEX
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Jul 3 1995 1:52:00:993PM FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Sep 10 1996 2:57:22:170PM FMA
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED Sep 10 1996 2:58:06:886PM FMA
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DIMENSION 3-dimension FMA
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
FX D013479 MSH
ICD-O-3_CODE C49.3 SNOMEDCT_US
LANGUAGE Latin FMA
LAST_CHANGES_TO_CLASS source RADLEX
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20070709 MSH
MN A07.231.908.949.815 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 446608001~MAPTARGET~C49.3 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 734138000~TARGETCOMPONENT~181368006 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XaF1o 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
TA_ID A12.3.03.001 FMA
TERM_LEVEL Related ICDO
TERMUI T042954 MSH
TERMUI T680031 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH NLM (2008) MSH
TRANSLATION French: Veine cave supérieure FMA
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
UWT Organ Part UWDA

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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