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Descriptor English: Viscera
Descriptor Spanish: Vísceras
Descriptor Portuguese: Vísceras
Descriptor French: Viscères
Tree number(s): A01.960
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014781
Scope note: Any of the large interior organs in any one of the three great cavities of the body, especially in the abdomen.
Annotation: GEN & unspecified only: prefer specific organ term
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 87
History Note: 87
Consider Also: consider also terms at SPLANCHN-
DeCS ID: 19377
Unique ID: D014781
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/04/18
Revision Date: 2002/10/24
Viscera - Preferred
Concept UI M0022765
Scope note Any of the large interior organs in any one of the three great cavities of the body, especially in the abdomen.
Preferred term Viscera



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