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Uterine Cervical Incompetence
MeSH HeadingUterine Cervical Incompetence
Tree NumberC13.351.500.852.593.120
Tree NumberC13.703.039.089.339
Annotationcheck the tags FEMALE & PREGNANCY
Scope NoteIncompetent UTERINE CERVIX is usually diagnosed in the second trimester of PREGNANCY. It is characterized by passive painless cervical dilation in the absence of UTERINE CONTRACTION; BLEEDING; INFECTION; and sometimes with the amniotic sac ( AMNIOTIC MEMBRANE) bulging through the partially dilated cervix. Left untreated, this condition may lead to premature pregnancy loss, such as HABITUAL ABORTION.
Entry TermCervix Incompetence
Entry TermIncompetent Cervix
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL DH DI DT EC EH EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Previous Indexing Abortion, Habitual (1966-1972)
Previous Indexing Cervix Diseases (1966-1972)
History Note2006 (1973)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD002581


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications [C13]
   Female Urogenital Diseases [C13.351]
      Genital Diseases, Female [C13.351.500]
         Uterine Diseases [C13.351.500.852]
            Uterine Cervical Diseases [C13.351.500.852.593]
Uterine Cervical Dysplasia [C13.351.500.852.593.074]
Uterine Cervical Erosion [C13.351.500.852.593.112]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeUterine Cervical Incompetence [C13.351.500.852.593.120]
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms [C13.351.500.852.593.131]
Uterine Cervicitis [C13.351.500.852.593.150]

 
Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications [C13]
   Pregnancy Complications [C13.703]
      Abortion, Spontaneous [C13.703.039]
         Abortion, Habitual [C13.703.039.089]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeUterine Cervical Incompetence [C13.703.039.089.339]

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