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Descriptor English: Snakes
Descriptor Spanish: Serpientes
Descriptor Portuguese: Serpentes
Descriptor French: Serpents
Entry term(s): Ophidia
Serpentes
Snake
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.833.672
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012911
Scope note: Limbless REPTILES of the suborder Serpentes.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specific families or genera
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Related: Snake Bites MeSH
Snake Venoms MeSH
DeCS ID: 13292
Unique ID: D012911
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Snakes - Preferred
Concept UI M0019989
Scope note Limbless REPTILES of the suborder Serpentes.
Preferred term Snakes
Entry term(s) Ophidia
Serpentes
Snake



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