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Descriptor in English: Surgical Equipment
Descriptor in Spanish: Equipo Quirúrgico
Descriptor in Portuguese: Equipamentos Cirúrgicos
Descriptor in French: Équipement chirurgical
Entry term(s): Equipment, Surgical
Equipments, Surgical
Surgical Equipments
Tree number(s): E07.858
VS2.006.002.001
Scope note: Nonexpendable apparatus used during surgical procedures. They are differentiated from SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS, usually hand-held and used in the immediate operative field.
Annotation: differentiate from SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS in that the instrument is for use in the immediate operative field, usually held in the hand
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MI microbiology
PS parasitology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS UI: 13904
Descriptor UI: D013523
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Surgical Equipment - Preferred
Concept UI M0020886
Scope note Nonexpendable apparatus used during surgical procedures. They are differentiated from SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS, usually hand-held and used in the immediate operative field.
Preferred term Surgical Equipment
Entry term(s) Equipment, Surgical
Equipments, Surgical
Surgical Equipments



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