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Descriptor English: Great Lakes Region
Descriptor Spanish: Great Lakes Region
Descriptor Portuguese: Great Lakes Region
Descriptor French: Région des Grands Lacs
Tree number(s): Z01.107.567.875.350
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006114
Scope note: The geographic area of the Great Lakes in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. It usually includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.
Annotation: index specific states as needed but use GREAT LAKES REGION when text uses the term & when the region is the intent of the author; CATALOGER: Use for 4 or more states
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
History Note: 75
DeCS ID: 28058
Unique ID: D006114
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1975/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Great Lakes Region - Preferred
Concept UI M0009634
Scope note The geographic area of the Great Lakes in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. It usually includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.
Preferred term Great Lakes Region



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