Descriptor English: Pigmentation
Descriptor Spanish: Pigmentación
Descriptor pigmentación
Scope note: Coloración o discromía de un área por un pigmento.
Descriptor Portuguese: Pigmentação
Descriptor French: Pigmentation
Entry term(s): Pigmentations
Tree number(s): E01.370.600.620
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Coloration or discoloration of a part by a pigment.
Annotation: differentiate from COLOR in that PIGMENTATION is related to PIGMENTS, BIOLOGICAL
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Related: Skin Pigmentation MeSH
DeCS ID: 22255
Unique ID: D010858
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Pigmentation - Preferred
Concept UI M0016850
Scope note Coloration or discoloration of a part by a pigment.
Preferred term Pigmentation
Entry term(s) Pigmentations

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