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Descriptor English: Arteriovenous Anastomosis
Descriptor Spanish: Anastomosis Arteriovenosa
Descriptor Portuguese: Anastomose Arteriovenosa
Descriptor French: Anastomose artérioveineuse
Entry term(s): Anastomose, Arteriovenous
Anastomoses, Arteriovenous
Anastomosis, Arteriovenous
Arteriovenous Anastomose
Arteriovenous Anastomoses
Tree number(s): A07.015.461.085
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001163
Scope note: A vessel that directly interconnects an artery and a vein, and that acts as a shunt to bypass the CAPILLARY BEDS. Not to be confused with SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS or ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA.
Annotation: note category: do not confuse with ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 66
History Note: 66(64)
DeCS ID: 1168
Unique ID: D001163
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Arteriovenous Anastomosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0001736
Scope note A vessel that directly interconnects an artery and a vein, and that acts as a shunt to bypass the CAPILLARY BEDS. Not to be confused with SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS or ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA.
Preferred term Arteriovenous Anastomosis
Entry term(s) Anastomose, Arteriovenous
Anastomoses, Arteriovenous
Anastomosis, Arteriovenous
Arteriovenous Anastomose
Arteriovenous Anastomoses



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