Descriptor English: Thyroidectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Tiroidectomía
Descriptor tiroidectomía
Scope note: Resección quirúrgica de la glándula tiroides. (Dorland, 28a ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Tireoidectomia
Descriptor French: Thyroïdectomie
Entry term(s): Thyroidectomies
Tree number(s): E04.270.856
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Surgical removal of the thyroid gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS ID: 14353
Unique ID: D013965
NLM Classification: WK 280
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Thyroidectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0021486
Scope note Surgical removal of the thyroid gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Preferred term Thyroidectomy
Entry term(s) Thyroidectomies

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