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Descriptor English: Sense Organs
Descriptor Spanish: Órganos de los Sentidos
Descriptor Portuguese: Órgãos dos Sentidos
Descriptor French: Organes des sens
Entry term(s): Organ, Sense
Organs, Sense
Sense Organ
Tree number(s): A09
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012679
Scope note: Specialized organs adapted for the reception of stimuli by the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Annotation: general: prefer specifics
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
Previous Indexing: Receptors, Sensory (1966-1971)
Sensation (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 72
History Note: 72
Related: Sensory Receptor Cells MeSH
DeCS ID: 13062
Unique ID: D012679
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/16
Sense Organs - Preferred
Concept UI M0019652
Scope note Specialized organs adapted for the reception of stimuli by the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Preferred term Sense Organs
Entry term(s) Organ, Sense
Organs, Sense
Sense Organ



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