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Descriptor English: Prolapse
Descriptor Spanish: Prolapso
Descriptor Portuguese: Prolapso
Descriptor French: Prolapsus
Entry term(s): Prolapses
Tree number(s): C23.300.842
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011391
Scope note: The protrusion of an organ or part of an organ into a natural or artificial orifice.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; coordinate with organ/disease term
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
Related: Hernia MeSH
DeCS ID: 11824
Unique ID: D011391
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/19
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Prolapse - Preferred
Concept UI M0017692
Scope note The protrusion of an organ or part of an organ into a natural or artificial orifice.
Preferred term Prolapse
Entry term(s) Prolapses



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