Descriptor English: Burkina Faso
Descriptor Spanish: Burkina Faso
Descriptor Portuguese: Burkina Faso
Descriptor French: Burkina
Entry term(s): Burkina Faso
Tree number(s): Z01.
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A republic in western Africa, south and east of MALI and west of NIGER. Its capital is Ouagadougou. It was formerly called Upper Volta until 1984.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnologie
EP épidémiologie
DeCS ID: 19025
Unique ID: D002050
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Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Burkina - Preferred
Concept UI M0003057
Preferred term Burkina
Entry term(s) Burkina Faso

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