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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0042842

NCI Thesaurus Code: C85220  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

NCIt Definition: Deficiency of vitamin A due to malnutrition, malabsorption, or dietary lack. It is manifested with reduced night vision, night blindness, and xerophthalmia.

CSP Definition: condition due to a deficiency of vitamin A.

MSH Definition: A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as dryness of the conjunctiva and later of the cornea (XEROPHTHALMIA). Vitamin A deficiency is a very common problem worldwide, particularly in developing countries as a consequence of famine or shortages of vitamin A-rich foods. In the United States it is found among the urban poor, the elderly, alcoholics, and patients with malabsorption. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1179)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
DEFIC VITAMIN A
Deficiencies, Vitamin A
Deficiency of vitamin A
Deficiency, Vitamin A
Hypovitaminosis A NOS
HYPOVITAMINOSIS A
Unspecified vitamin A deficiency
Vitamin A Deficiencies
Vitamin A deficiency (disorder)
Vitamin A Deficiency [Disease/Finding]
Vitamin A deficiency NOS
Vitamin A deficiency, unspecified
vitamin A deficiency
VITAMIN A DEFIC

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C85220 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN DF: VITAMIN A DEFIC 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 900000000000020002 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID C24.. SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_CREATED 2013-01-09T00:04:00 GARD
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED 2013-01-09T00:04:00 GARD
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DID 2116-7071 CSP
DISEASE_IDENTIFIER_ID 4239 GARD
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EXCLUDES1 sequelae of vitamin A deficiency (E64.1) ICD10CM
FX D009755 MSH
FX D014985 MSH
IAN DEFAULT ICD10
ICE Hypovitaminosis A NOS ICD9CM
IDENTIFIER_TYPE_ID 1 GARD
INCLUSION_TERM Hypovitaminosis A NOS ICD10
IS_ACTIVE true GARD
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as dryness of the conjunctiva and later of the cornea (XEROPHTHALMIA). Vitamin A deficiency is a very common problem worldwide, particularly in developing countries as a consequence of famine or shortages of vitamin A-rich foods. In the United States it is found among the urban poor, the elderly, alcoholics, and patients with malabsorption. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1179) NDFRT
MESH_DUI D014802 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Vitamin A Deficiency NDFRT
MESH_UI M0022791 NDFRT
MMR 20090706 MSH
MN C18.654.521.500.133.628 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000003131 NDFRT
ORDER_NO 04412 ICD10CM
ORDER_NO 04422 ICD10CM
PRIMARY_PATH 10047586$10016250$10047635$10027433$Vitamin A deficiency$Fat soluble vitamin deficiencies and disorders$Vitamin related disorders$Metabolism and nutrition disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10027433 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 8.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.1 MDR
RXAUI 3144948 RXNORM
RXAUI 3255675 RXNORM
RXAUI 3255676 RXNORM
RXCUI 1025575 RXNORM
SMQ_TERM_ADDVERSION 11.1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_CAT A MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 4 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LEVEL 5 MDR
SMQ_TERM_LMVERSION 11.1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_SCOPE 1 MDR
SMQ_TERM_STATUS A MDR
SMQ_TERM_WEIGHT 0 MDR
SNOMED_CID 72000004 NDFRT
SNOMEDID D6-C0200 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 447562003~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS E50.9 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~E50.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~CORRELATIONID~447561005 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 6011000124106~MAPADVICE~ALWAYS E50.9 | 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~E50.9 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~C24.. SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000498005~MAPTARGET~D6-C0200 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 T043280 MSH
TERMUI T043281 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TH ORD (2010) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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