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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C1318721

NCI Thesaurus Code: C85831  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Laboratory Procedure

NCIt Definition: A microscopy acid fast staining method that utilizes Ziehl-Neelsen carbol fuchsin, acid alcohol and methylene blue, to determine the presence of acid fast microorganisms. This acid fast staining technique requires heating during the primary staining step involving the carbol fuchsin.

HL7V3.0 Definition: 

Stain, Acid fast, Ziehl-Neelsen

CDISC Definition: A microscopy acid fast staining method that utilizes Ziehl-Neelsen carbol fuchsin, acid alcohol and methylene blue, to determine the presence of acid fast microorganisms. This acid fast staining technique requires heating during the primary staining step involving the carbol fuchsin.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Acid fast stain, Ziehl-Neelsen
Ziehl Neelsen Acid Fast Staining Method
ZIEHL NEELSEN ACID FAST STAIN
Ziehl-Neelsen Acid-fast Staining Method
Ziehl-Neelsen Acid-fast Staining
Ziehl-Neelsen stain method (procedure)
Ziehl-Neelsen stain method
Ziehl-Neelsen stain

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C85831 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000017005 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source CDISC NCI
CTV3ID XUaiV SNOMEDCT_US
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20040131 SNOMEDCT_US
HL7CS active HL7V3.0
HL7ID 14225 HL7V3.0
HL7PL true HL7V3.0
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XUaiV 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
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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