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Descriptor in English: Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms
Descriptor in Spanish: Neoplasias del Sistema Nervioso Periférico
Descriptor in Portuguese: Neoplasias do Sistema Nervoso Periférico
Descriptor in French: Tumeurs du système nerveux périphérique
Entry term(s): Neoplasm, Peripheral Nerve
Neoplasms, Peripheral Nerve
Nerve Neoplasm, Peripheral
Nerve Neoplasms, Peripheral
Nerve Tumor, Peripheral
Nerve Tumors, Peripheral
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasm
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms, Benign
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms, Malignant
Peripheral Nerve Neoplastic Infiltration
Peripheral Nerve Tumor
Peripheral Nerve Tumors
Peripheral Nervous System Benign Neoplasms
Peripheral Nervous System Malignant Neoplasms
Tumor, Peripheral Nerve
Tumors, Peripheral Nerve
Tree number(s): C04.588.614.596
C10.551.775
C10.668.829.725
Scope note: Neoplasms which arise from peripheral nerve tissue. This includes NEUROFIBROMAS; SCHWANNOMAS; GRANULAR CELL TUMORS; and malignant peripheral NERVE SHEATH NEOPLASMS. (From DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology, 5th ed, pp1750-1)
Annotation: coordinate IM with specific peripheral nerve (IM) + histological type of neoplasm (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SC secondary
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 2000(1966)
DeCS UI: 10714
Descriptor UI: D010524
Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2005/07/01
Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms - Preferred
Concept UI M0016348
Scope note Neoplasms which arise from peripheral nerve tissue. This includes NEUROFIBROMAS; SCHWANNOMAS; GRANULAR CELL TUMORS; and malignant peripheral NERVE SHEATH NEOPLASMS. (From DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology, 5th ed, pp1750-1)
Preferred term Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms
Entry term(s) Neoplasm, Peripheral Nerve
Neoplasms, Peripheral Nerve
Nerve Neoplasm, Peripheral
Nerve Neoplasms, Peripheral
Nerve Tumor, Peripheral
Nerve Tumors, Peripheral
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasm
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms
Peripheral Nerve Tumor
Peripheral Nerve Tumors
Tumor, Peripheral Nerve
Tumors, Peripheral Nerve
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms, Malignant - Narrower
Concept UI M0336458
Preferred term Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms, Malignant
Entry term(s) Peripheral Nervous System Malignant Neoplasms
Peripheral Nerve Neoplastic Infiltration - Narrower
Concept UI M0336459
Preferred term Peripheral Nerve Neoplastic Infiltration
Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms, Benign - Narrower
Concept UI M0336457
Preferred term Peripheral Nerve Neoplasms, Benign
Entry term(s) Peripheral Nervous System Benign Neoplasms



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