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Descriptor in English: Arm
Descriptor in Spanish: Brazo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Braço
Descriptor in French: Bras
Entry term(s): Arm, Upper
Arms
Arms, Upper
Brachium
Brachiums
Upper Arm
Upper Arms
Tree number(s): A01.378.800.075
Scope note: The superior part of the upper extremity between the SHOULDER and the ELBOW.
Annotation: primates only; FOREARM is also available; NIM when merely locational
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
GD growth & development
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Forelimb MeSH
DeCS UI: 1136
Descriptor UI: D001132
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/15
Arm - Preferred
Concept UI M0001697
Scope note The superior part of the upper extremity between the SHOULDER and the ELBOW.
Preferred term Arm
Entry term(s) Arm, Upper
Arms
Arms, Upper
Brachium
Brachiums
Upper Arm
Upper Arms



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