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Descriptor in English: Cranial Irradiation
Descriptor in Spanish: Irradiación Craneana
Descriptor in Portuguese: Irradiação Craniana
Descriptor in French: Irradiation crânienne
Entry term(s): Cranial Irradiations
Irradiation, Cranial
Irradiations, Cranial
Tree number(s): E02.815.190
Scope note: The exposure of the head to roentgen rays or other forms of radioactivity for therapeutic or preventive purposes.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 91
See also the descriptors: Pituitary Irradiation MeSH
DeCS UI: 28900
Descriptor UI: D016371
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/05/25
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Cranial Irradiation - Preferred
Concept UI M0025049
Scope note The exposure of the head to roentgen rays or other forms of radioactivity for therapeutic or preventive purposes.
Preferred term Cranial Irradiation
Entry term(s) Cranial Irradiations
Irradiation, Cranial
Irradiations, Cranial



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