Cheek operation   234900007


SNOMED code234900007
nameCheek operation
date introduced2002-01-31
fully specified name(s)Cheek operation (procedure)
synonymsCheek operation
attributes - group1
MethodSurgical action   129284003
Procedure siteCheek structure   60819002
parentsOperation on face   1417002
  • Destruction of lesion of cheek   234903009
  • Excision of buccal mucosa   6818001
  • Excision of lesion of cheek   234902004
  • Extirpation of lesion of cheek   234901006
  • Harvesting of buccal mucosa   709089003
  • Incision of cheek   18278008
  • Incisional biopsy of lesion of cheek   234904003
  • Insertion of copper wire into cheek   173555001
  • Open reduction of fracture of zygomatic bone   19135003
  • Reduction of masseter muscle by extraoral approach   440690008
  • Reduction of masseter muscle by intraoral approach   440603001
  • Suture of cheek   234920008
a selection of possible paths
SNOMED CT Concept   138875005
  Procedure   71388002
    Procedure by method   128927009
      Operative procedure on head   89901005
        Operation on face   1417002
          Cheek operation   234900007

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