Descriptor English: Skin
Descriptor Spanish: Piel
Descriptor Portuguese: Pele
Descriptor French: Peau
Tree number(s): A17.815
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.
Annotation: for animal tissue in wound ther see note on BIOLOGICAL DRESSINGS; inflammation = DERMATITIS & its specifics; dryness of skin: index under SKIN DISEASES & do not interpret as XERODERMA see ICHTHYOSIS without clues from text
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
IM immunologie
IN traumatismes
IR innervation
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
Entry Combination: abnormalities:Skin Abnormalities
physiology:Skin Physiological Phenomena
surgery:Dermatologic Surgical Procedures
transplantation:Skin Transplantation
Related: Kératinocytes MeSH
Manifestations cutanées MeSH
Produits dermatologiques MeSH
DeCS ID: 13248
Unique ID: D012867
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Peau - Preferred
Concept UI M0019925
Preferred term Peau

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