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Descriptor English: Cardiovascular System
Descriptor Spanish: Sistema Cardiovascular
Descriptor Portuguese: Sistema Cardiovascular
Descriptor French: Système cardiovasculaire
Entry term(s): Cardiovascular Systems
Circulatory System
Circulatory Systems
Tree number(s): A07
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002319
Scope note: The HEART and the BLOOD VESSELS by which BLOOD is pumped and circulated through the body.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; /abnorm equals CARDIOVASCULAR ABNORMALITIES but consider also specific artery or vein with /abnorm
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
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
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Entry Combination: abnormalities:Cardiovascular Abnormalities
physiology:Cardiovascular Physiological Phenomena
surgery:Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures
Entry Version: CARDIOVASC SYSTEM
Related: Blood Circulation MeSH
DeCS ID: 2360
Unique ID: D002319
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/02/28
Cardiovascular System - Preferred
Concept UI M0003475
Scope note The HEART and the BLOOD VESSELS by which BLOOD is pumped and circulated through the body.
Preferred term Cardiovascular System
Entry term(s) Cardiovascular Systems
Circulatory System
Circulatory Systems



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