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Descriptor in English: Prosencephalon
Descriptor in Spanish: Prosencéfalo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Prosencéfalo
Descriptor in French: Prosencéphale
Entry term(s): Forebrain
Forebrains
Tree number(s): A08.186.211.200
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
History Note: 92
DeCS UI: 29868
Descriptor UI: D016548
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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