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Descriptor English: Surgical Procedures, Operative
Descriptor Spanish: Procedimientos Quirúrgicos Operativos
Descriptor Portuguese: Procedimentos Cirúrgicos Operatórios
Descriptor French: Procédures de chirurgie opératoire
Entry term(s): Ghost Surgery
Operative Procedure
Operative Procedures
Operative Surgical Procedure
Operative Surgical Procedures
Procedure, Operative
Procedure, Operative Surgical
Procedure, Surgical
Procedures, Operative
Procedures, Operative Surgical
Procedures, Surgical
Surgery, Ghost
Surgical Procedure
Surgical Procedure, Operative
Surgical Procedures
Tree number(s): E04
VS3.003.001.006.002
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013514
Scope note: Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)
Annotation: not the field nor specialty ( = GENERAL SURGERY); only the surgery patient or surgical procedures; prefer /surg with organs or disease; /instrum = SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS or SURGICAL EQUIPMENT; surgical injury = SURGICAL INJURIES see INTRAOPERATIVE COMPLICATIONS; unnecessary surgery = SURGERY, UNNECESSARY see UNNECESSARY PROCEDURES + specific surgical procedure; SECOND-LOOK SURGERY and REOPERATION are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Entry Combination: history:General Surgery /history
Public MeSH Note: 1998; see SURGERY, OPERATIVE 1963-97
History Note: 1998(1963)
Entry Version: SURG PROCEDURES OPERATIVE
Related: General Surgery MeSH
Intraoperative Complications MeSH
Operating Rooms MeSH
Postoperative Complications MeSH
Reoperation MeSH
DeCS ID: 13895
Unique ID: D013514
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Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/06/09
Surgical Procedures, Operative - Preferred
Concept UI M0020872
Scope note Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)
Preferred term Surgical Procedures, Operative
Entry term(s) Operative Procedure
Operative Procedures
Operative Surgical Procedure
Operative Surgical Procedures
Procedure, Operative
Procedure, Operative Surgical
Procedure, Surgical
Procedures, Operative
Procedures, Operative Surgical
Procedures, Surgical
Surgical Procedure
Surgical Procedure, Operative
Surgical Procedures
Surgery, Ghost - Narrower
Concept UI M0020873
Preferred term Surgery, Ghost
Entry term(s) Ghost Surgery



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