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Descriptor English: United States
Descriptor Spanish: Estados Unidos
Descriptor Portuguese: Estados Unidos
Descriptor French: États-Unis
Tree number(s): Z01.107.567.875
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014481
Scope note: A country in NORTH AMERICA between CANADA and MEXICO.
Annotation: do not abbreviate; each state is available as a heading as are several cities; "American" in the literature refers probably to UNITED STATES, not AMERICAS
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 14880
Unique ID: D014481
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: 2018/02/28
United States - Preferred
Concept UI M0022272
Scope note A country in NORTH AMERICA between CANADA and MEXICO.
Preferred term United States



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