Descriptor English: Organ Size
Descriptor Spanish: Tamaño de los Órganos
Descriptor tamaño de los órganos
Entry term(s) peso de los órganos
volumen de los órganos
volumen del órgano
Scope note: Medida de un órgano en volumen, masa o peso.
Descriptor Portuguese: Tamanho do Órgão
Descriptor French: Taille d'organe
Entry term(s): Organ Volume
Organ Weight
Size, Organ
Weight, Organ
Tree number(s): E01.370.600.115.100.660
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The measurement of an organ in volume, mass, or heaviness.
Annotation: almost never IM; coordinate NIM with organ /anat (IM) or /growth (IM) or /pathol (IM) or disease /pathol (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 2005; see ORGAN WEIGHT 1966-2004
History Note: 2005 (1966)
DeCS ID: 10107
Unique ID: D009929
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Organ Size - Preferred
Concept UI M0464911
Scope note The measurement of an organ in volume, mass, or heaviness.
Preferred term Organ Size
Entry term(s) Size, Organ
Organ Weight - Narrower
Concept UI M0015400
Preferred term Organ Weight
Entry term(s) Weight, Organ
Organ Volume - Narrower
Concept UI M0480430
Preferred term Organ Volume

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