Descriptor English: Body Regions
Descriptor Spanish: Regiones Corporales
Descriptor regiones corporales
Scope note: Regiones anatómicas del cuerpo.
Descriptor Portuguese: Regiões do Corpo
Descriptor French: Régions du corps
Entry term(s): Body Region
Region, Body
Regions, Body
Tree number(s): A01
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Anatomical areas of the body.
Annotation: INDEXER: Do not use
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
GD growth & development
IN injuries
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
VI virology
Previous Indexing: specific region (1966-1997)
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98; use explode 1971-97
DeCS ID: 1854
Unique ID: D001829
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Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Body Regions - Preferred
Concept UI M0002749
Scope note Anatomical areas of the body.
Preferred term Body Regions
Entry term(s) Body Region
Region, Body
Regions, Body

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