Descriptor English: Pharyngostomy
Descriptor Spanish: Faringostomía
Descriptor faringostomía
Scope note: Fistulización quirúrgica externa de la faringe para permitir la alimentación.
Descriptor Portuguese: Faringostomia
Descriptor French: Pharyngostomie
Entry term(s): Pharyngostomies
Tree number(s): E04.579.740
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: External surgical fistulization of the pharynx for feeding.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Enteral Feeding (1966-1987)
Pharynx/surgery (1966-1987)
Public MeSH Note: 88
History Note: 88
DeCS ID: 22961
Unique ID: D010613
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Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/03/19
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Pharyngostomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0016485
Scope note External surgical fistulization of the pharynx for feeding.
Preferred term Pharyngostomy
Entry term(s) Pharyngostomies

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