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Descriptor English:   Seroma 
Descriptor Spanish:   Seroma 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Seroma 
Synonyms English:   Seromas  
Tree Number:   C23.550.470.640
Definition English:   Tumor-like sterile accumulation of serum in a tissue, organ, or cavity. It results from a tissue insult and is the product of tissue inflammation. It most commonly occurs following MASTECTOMY. 
Indexing Annotation English:   non neoplastic
See Related English:   Exudates and Transudates
History Note English:   2005 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   38652 
Unique Identifier:   D049291 

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