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Descriptor English: Fat Body
Descriptor Spanish: Cuerpo Adiposo
Descriptor Portuguese: Corpo Adiposo
Descriptor French: Corps gras
Entry term(s): Bodies, Fat
Body, Fat
Fat Bodies
Tree number(s): A13.365
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005216
Scope note: A nutritional reservoir of fatty tissue found mainly in insects and amphibians.
Annotation: in AMPHIBIANS & insects
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
Previous Indexing: Adipose Tissue (1966-1979)
Public MeSH Note: 89; was see under ADIPOSE TISSUE 1980-88
History Note: 89(80); was see under ADIPOSE TISSUE 1980-88
DeCS ID: 24195
Unique ID: D005216
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1979/05/24
Revision Date: 2008/07/09
Fat Body - Preferred
Concept UI M0008249
Scope note A nutritional reservoir of fatty tissue found mainly in insects and amphibians.
Preferred term Fat Body
Entry term(s) Bodies, Fat
Body, Fat
Fat Bodies



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