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Descriptor English: Scrotum
Descriptor Spanish: Escroto
Descriptor Portuguese: Escroto
Descriptor French: Scrotum
Entry term(s): Scrotums
Tree number(s): A05.360.444.661
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012611
Scope note: A cutaneous pouch of skin containing the testicles and spermatic cords.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
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
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 12992
Unique ID: D012611
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/16
Scrotum - Preferred
Concept UI M0019566
Scope note A cutaneous pouch of skin containing the testicles and spermatic cords.
Preferred term Scrotum
Entry term(s) Scrotums



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