Descriptor English: Cystectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Cistectomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Cistectomia
Descriptor French: Cystectomie
Entry term(s): Cystectomies
Tree number(s): E04.950.774.150
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Used for excision of the urinary bladder.
Annotation: "cyst-" refers to the bladder, not to "cyst"
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: Bladder (1966-1989)
Bladder Neoplasms (1966-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
Related: Urinary Diversion MeSH
DeCS ID: 24595
Unique ID: D015653
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/06/19
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Cystectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0023991
Scope note Used for excision of the urinary bladder.
Preferred term Cystectomy
Entry term(s) Cystectomies

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