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Descriptor English: Vivisection
Descriptor Spanish: Vivisección
Descriptor Portuguese: Vivissecção
Descriptor French: Vivisection
Entry term(s): Vivisections
Tree number(s): E05.017.900
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014824
Scope note: The cutting of or surgical operation on a living animal, usually for physiological or pathological investigation. (from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dict, 10th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Related: Animal Welfare MeSH
DeCS ID: 15225
Unique ID: D014824
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Vivisection - Preferred
Concept UI M0022822
Scope note The cutting of or surgical operation on a living animal, usually for physiological or pathological investigation. (from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dict, 10th ed)
Preferred term Vivisection
Entry term(s) Vivisections



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