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Descriptor in English: Calcification, Physiologic
Descriptor in Spanish: Calcificación Fisiológica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Calcificação Fisiológica
Descriptor in French: Calcification physiologique
Entry term(s): Bone Mineralization
Calcification, Physiological
Mineralization, Bone
Physiologic Calcification
Physiological Calcification
Tree number(s): G07.345.155.500
G07.345.500.325.377.625.050.500.175
G11.427.578.050.500.175
Scope note: Process by which organic tissue becomes hardened by the physiologic deposit of calcium salts.
Annotation: TOOTH CALCIFICATION is also available; DF: CALCIFICATION PHYSIOL
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 65; was CALCIFICATION 1963-64
See also the descriptors: Bone Development MeSH
Osteogenesis MeSH
DeCS UI: 2147
Descriptor UI: D002113
Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/02/06
Calcification, Physiologic - Preferred
Concept UI M0003142
Scope note Process by which organic tissue becomes hardened by the physiologic deposit of calcium salts.
Preferred term Calcification, Physiologic
Entry term(s) Calcification, Physiological
Physiologic Calcification
Physiological Calcification
Bone Mineralization - Narrower
Concept UI M0517975
Preferred term Bone Mineralization
Entry term(s) Mineralization, Bone



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