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Descriptor in English: Spine
Descriptor in Spanish: Columna Vertebral
Descriptor in Portuguese: Coluna Vertebral
Descriptor in French: Rachis
Entry term(s): Column, Spinal
Column, Vertebral
Columns, Spinal
Columns, Vertebral
Spinal Column
Spinal Columns
Vertebra
Vertebrae
Vertebral Column
Vertebral Columns
Tree number(s): A02.835.232.834
Scope note: The spinal or vertebral column.
Annotation: general or unspecified: specific groups of vertebrae are available; /inj = SPINAL INJURIES for general or unspecified vertebrae but specific vertebrae are available with /inj; inflammation = SPONDYLITIS
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
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Laminectomy MeSH
DeCS UI: 13515
Descriptor UI: D013131
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Spine - Preferred
Concept UI M0020332
Scope note The spinal or vertebral column.
Preferred term Spine
Entry term(s) Column, Spinal
Column, Vertebral
Columns, Spinal
Columns, Vertebral
Spinal Column
Spinal Columns
Vertebral Column
Vertebral Columns
Vertebra - Narrower
Concept UI M0020333
Preferred term Vertebra
Entry term(s) Vertebrae



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