Descriptor English: Anal Canal
Descriptor Spanish: Canal Anal
Descriptor Portuguese: Canal Anal
Descriptor French: Canal anal
Entry term(s): Anus
Glande anale
Glande anale humaine
Glandes anales humaines
Sphincter anal
Sphincter de l'anus
Tree number(s): A03.556.124.526.070
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The terminal segment of the LARGE INTESTINE, beginning from the ampulla of the RECTUM and ending at the anus.
Annotation: inflammation = PROCTITIS; do not confuse entry term ANAL GLAND with ANAL GLANDS, ANIMAL see ANAL SACS; /abnorm: consider also ANORECTAL MALFORMATIONS
Allowable Qualifiers: AB malformations
AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
IM immunologie
IN traumatismes
IR innervation
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
SU chirurgie
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
Related: Proctoscopie MeSH
DeCS ID: 1008
Unique ID: D001003
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/04/14
Canal anal - Preferred
Concept UI M0001526
Preferred term Canal anal
Sphincter anal - Narrower
Concept UI M0001525
Preferred term Sphincter anal
Entry term(s) Sphincter de l'anus
Glande anale humaine - Narrower
Concept UI M0001527
Preferred term Glande anale humaine
Entry term(s) Glande anale
Glandes anales humaines
Anus - Narrower
Concept UI M0474912
Preferred term Anus

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