Qualifier English: cytology
Qualifier Spanish: citología
Descriptor citología
Scope note: Usado para la morfología celular normal de organismos unicelulares y multicelulares.
Qualifier Portuguese: citologia
Qualifier French: cytologie
Entry term(s): cell morphology
cell structure
cellular aspects
cellular morphology
cellular structure
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Used for cellular appearance of unicellular and multicellular organisms.
Annotation: subhead only; normal structure only; for non-normal, use /pathology; includes cellular & intracellular structure, morphology, multiplication, cell cycle, differentiation, etc.; see also /ultrastructure; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.20; DF: /cytol or /CY
Allowable Qualifiers: No qualifiers
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/CY or CY (SH) or SUBS APPLY CY
History Note: 67; used with Category A & B 1966-85; A, B1, B3 & B5-6 1986; A, B1, B3, B5-6 & ASCITIC FLUID 1987; A, B1, B3, B5-6, ASCITIC FLUID & BRONCHOALVEOLAR LAVAGE FLUID 1988-89; A2-10, A12-16, B1, B3 & B5-6 1990 forward
Entry Version: CYTOL
Abbreviation: CY
DeCS ID: 22010
Unique ID: Q000166
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2004/07/09
cytology - Preferred
Concept UI M0030350
Scope note Used for cellular appearance of unicellular and multicellular organisms.
Preferred term cytology
Entry term(s) cellular aspects
cellular morphology - Narrower
Concept UI M0030351
Preferred term cellular morphology
Entry term(s) cell morphology
cell structure - Narrower
Concept UI M0030352
Preferred term cell structure
Entry term(s) cellular structure

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