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Descriptor English: Prosencephalon
Descriptor Spanish: Prosencéfalo
Descriptor Portuguese: Prosencéfalo
Descriptor French: Prosencéphale
Entry term(s): Forebrain
Forebrains
Tree number(s): A08.186.211.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016548
Scope note: The anterior of the three primitive cerebral vesicles of the embryonic brain arising from the NEURAL TUBE. It subdivides to form DIENCEPHALON and TELENCEPHALON. (Stedmans Medical Dictionary, 27th ed)
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
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: Brain (1966-1991)
Diencephalon (1966-1991)
Telencephalon (1966-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
DeCS ID: 29868
Unique ID: D016548
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/25
Revision Date: 2018/07/01
Prosencephalon - Preferred
Concept UI M0025248
Scope note The anterior of the three primitive cerebral vesicles of the embryonic brain arising from the NEURAL TUBE. It subdivides to form DIENCEPHALON and TELENCEPHALON. (Stedmans Medical Dictionary, 27th ed)
Preferred term Prosencephalon
Entry term(s) Forebrain
Forebrains



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