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Descriptor in English: Prolapse
Descriptor in Spanish: Prolapso
Descriptor in Portuguese: Prolapso
Descriptor in French: Prolapsus
Entry term(s): Prolapses
Tree number(s): C23.300.842
Scope note: The protrusion of an organ or part of an organ into a natural or artificial orifice.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified but almost never IM; coord with organ/dis precoord (IM)
History Note: 77
See also the descriptors: Hernia MeSH
DeCS UI: 11824
Descriptor UI: D011391
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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