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Descriptor English: Perineum
Descriptor Spanish: Perineo
Descriptor Portuguese: Períneo
Descriptor French: Périnée
Tree number(s): A01.719
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010502
Scope note: The body region lying between the genital area and the ANUS on the surface of the trunk, and to the shallow compartment lying deep to this area that is inferior to the PELVIC DIAPHRAGM. The surface area is between the VULVA and the anus in the female, and between the SCROTUM and the anus in the male.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB malformations
AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
GD croissance et développement
IN traumatismes
IR innervation
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
SU chirurgie
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 10693
Unique ID: D010502
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Périnée - Preferred
Concept UI M0016315
Preferred term Périnée



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