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Descriptor in English: Pelvic Exenteration
Descriptor in Spanish: Exenteración Pélvica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Exenteração Pélvica
Descriptor in French: Exentération pelvienne
Entry term(s): Exenteration, Pelvic
Exenterations, Pelvic
Pelvic Exenterations
Tree number(s): E04.584
Scope note: Removal of all of the organs and adjacent structures of the pelvis. It is usually performed to surgically remove cancer involving the bladder, uterine cervix, or rectum. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS UI: 10578
Descriptor UI: D010385
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1995/03/13
Pelvic Exenteration - Preferred
Concept UI M0016101
Scope note Removal of all of the organs and adjacent structures of the pelvis. It is usually performed to surgically remove cancer involving the bladder, uterine cervix, or rectum. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Preferred term Pelvic Exenteration
Entry term(s) Exenteration, Pelvic
Exenterations, Pelvic
Pelvic Exenterations



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