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Descriptor English: Metatarsal Bones
Descriptor Spanish: Huesos Metatarsianos
Descriptor Portuguese: Ossos do Metatarso
Descriptor French: Os du métatarse
Entry term(s): Bone, Metatarsal
Bones, Metatarsal
Metatarsal
Metatarsal Bone
Metatarsals
Tree number(s): A02.835.232.043.300.492
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008682
Scope note: The five long bones of the METATARSUS, articulating with the TARSAL BONES proximally and the PHALANGES OF TOES distally.
Annotation: do not confuse with METATARSUS, the anatomical region
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: 88
History Note: 88
Related: Metatarsus MeSH
DeCS ID: 22943
Unique ID: D008682
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/04/02
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Metatarsal Bones - Preferred
Concept UI M0013529
Scope note The five long bones of the METATARSUS, articulating with the TARSAL BONES proximally and the PHALANGES OF TOES distally.
Preferred term Metatarsal Bones
Entry term(s) Bone, Metatarsal
Bones, Metatarsal
Metatarsal
Metatarsal Bone
Metatarsals



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