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Qualifier English: abnormalities
Qualifier Spanish: anomalías
Qualifier Portuguese: anormalidades
Qualifier French: malformations
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000002
Scope note: S'applique aux organes pour les anomalies congénitales responsables de modifications morphologiques de ces organes. Il s’emploie aussi pour les malformations chez les animaux.
Annotation: subhead only; congenital & structural only: does not include abnormal function ( = /physiopathology or disease heading); includes "deformity", "malformation", "anomalous", includes agenesis, aplasia, atresia, ectopy, hypoplasia, etc.; includes more or less than the normal number of organs (as one ureter, six fingers); see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.1; DF: /abnorm or /AB
Abbreviation: AB
DeCS ID: 22005
Unique ID: Q000002
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2015/07/01
malformations - Preferred
Concept UI M0030203
Scope note S'applique aux organes pour les anomalies congénitales responsables de modifications morphologiques de ces organes. Il s’emploie aussi pour les malformations chez les animaux.
Preferred term malformations



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