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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0242830

Semantic Type: Disease or Syndrome

MSH Definition: The historic designation for scrofula (TUBERCULOSIS, LYMPH NODE). The disease is so called from the belief that it could be healed by the touch of a king. This term is used only for historical articles using the name "king's evil", and is to be differentiated from scrofula as lymph node tuberculosis in modern clinical medicine. (From Webster, 3d ed)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Evil, King's
Evil, Kings
Evils, Kings
King's Evil [Disease/Finding]
King's Evil
Kings Evils
Kings Evil

External Source Codes:  (none)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN = scrofula in hist articles only: differentiate from SCROFULA see TUBERCULOSIS, LYMPH NODE which is restricted to scrofula in modern clin med MSH
AQL HI MSH
DC 1 MSH
DX 19950101 MSH
HN 95 MSH
MDA 19940419 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION The historic designation for scrofula (TUBERCULOSIS, LYMPH NODE). The disease is so called from the belief that it could be healed by the touch of a king. This term is used only for historical articles using the name "king's evil", and is to be differentiated from scrofula as lymph node tuberculosis in modern clinical medicine. (From Webster, 3d ed) NDFRT
MESH_DUI D018601 NDFRT
MESH_NAME King's Evil NDFRT
MESH_UI M0027882 NDFRT
MMR 20150622 MSH
MN C01.252.410.040.552.846.719.500 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000003836 NDFRT
PM 95 MSH
RXAUI 3184892 RXNORM
RXAUI 3184893 RXNORM
RXAUI 7714985 RXNORM
RXCUI 986055 RXNORM
TERMUI T000873705 MSH
TERMUI T055360 MSH
TH NLM (1995) MSH
TH NLM (2016) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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