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Descriptor English: Urine
Descriptor Spanish: Orina
Descriptor Portuguese: Urina
Descriptor French: Urine
Tree number(s): A12.207.927
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014556
Scope note: Liquid by-product of excretion produced in the kidneys, temporarily stored in the bladder until discharge through the URETHRA.
Annotation: general only; prefer / urine with higher animals, substances & diseases; urine volume: index URINE probably NIM; /microbiol: consider also BACTERIURIA
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CY cytology
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
VI virology
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DeCS ID: 14956
Unique ID: D014556
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/30
Urine - Preferred
Concept UI M0022378
Scope note Liquid by-product of excretion produced in the kidneys, temporarily stored in the bladder until discharge through the URETHRA.
Preferred term Urine



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