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Descriptor English: Weaning
Descriptor Spanish: Destete
Descriptor Portuguese: Desmame
Descriptor French: Sevrage
Entry term(s): Weanings
Tree number(s): G07.203.650.220.500.750
G07.203.650.915
SP6.021.057.078
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014886
Scope note: Permanent deprivation of breast milk and commencement of nourishment with other food. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
Annotation: human & animal; NIM when merely an aspect of growth (as "in newborn, suckling & weaned")
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
Public MeSH Note: 66
History Note: 66(63)
DeCS ID: 15288
Unique ID: D014886
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Weaning - Preferred
Concept UI M0022904
Scope note Permanent deprivation of breast milk and commencement of nourishment with other food. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
Preferred term Weaning
Entry term(s) Weanings



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