Descriptor English: Esophagectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Esofagectomía
Descriptor esofagectomía
Scope note: Exéresis de parte (parcial) o todo (total) el esófago. (Dorland, 28a ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Esofagectomia
Descriptor French: Oesophagectomie
Entry term(s): Esophagectomies
Tree number(s): E04.210.346
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Excision of part (partial) or all (total) of the esophagus. (Dorland, 28th ed)
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: Esophagus/surgery (1966-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
DeCS ID: 30113
Unique ID: D016629
NLM Classification: WI 250
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/25
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Esophagectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0025345
Scope note Excision of part (partial) or all (total) of the esophagus. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Preferred term Esophagectomy
Entry term(s) Esophagectomies

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