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Descriptor English: Autopsy
Descriptor Spanish: Autopsia
Descriptor Portuguese: Autopsia
Descriptor French: Autopsie
Entry term(s): Autopsies
Examination, Post-Mortem
Examination, Postmortem
Examinations, Post-Mortem
Examinations, Postmortem
Post Mortem Examination
Post-Mortem Examination
Post-Mortem Examinations
Postmortem Examination
Postmortem Examinations
Tree number(s): E01.370.060
E05.070
I01.198.780.937.120
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001344
Scope note: Postmortem examination of the body.
Annotation: no qualifiers when NIM; not a routine coordinate for postmortem pathology ( = /pathol): discussion must be on autopsy as a procedure
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS ID: 1352
Unique ID: D001344
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: 2011/06/24
Autopsy - Preferred
Concept UI M0002017
Scope note Postmortem examination of the body.
Preferred term Autopsy
Entry term(s) Autopsies
Examination, Post-Mortem
Examination, Postmortem
Examinations, Post-Mortem
Examinations, Postmortem
Post Mortem Examination
Post-Mortem Examination
Post-Mortem Examinations
Postmortem Examination
Postmortem Examinations



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