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Smokeless Tobacco (Code C892)

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Preferred Name: Smokeless Tobacco

Definition: Tobacco that is not smoked but used in another form such as chewing tobacco or snuff.

Display Name: Smokeless Tobacco

Label: Smokeless Tobacco

NCI Thesaurus Code: C892 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0040338  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Smokeless Tobacco
Smoking, Tobacco and Cancer - Smokeless Tobacco

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 737707
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 737707 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0040338

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C892
Contributing_Source CTRP
DesignNote Cancers of the oral cavity (mouth, lip, tongue) have been associated with the use of chewing tobacco as well as snuff. The tumors often arise at the site of placement of the tobacco. Smokeless tobacco was formally classified as a "known human carcinogen" by the US government in 2000. (
Legacy_Concept_Name Smokeless_Tobacco
Semantic_Type Hazardous or Poisonous Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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