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Descriptor English: Equatorial Guinea
Descriptor Spanish: Guinea Ecuatorial
Descriptor Portuguese: Guiné Equatorial
Descriptor French: Guinée équatoriale
Entry term(s): Guinea, Spanish
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Rio Muni
Spanish Guinea
Tree number(s): Z01.058.290.100.300
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016703
Scope note: A republic in central Africa, bordering the Bay of Biafra, CAMEROON is to the north and GABON to the south. Its capital is Malabo.
Annotation: formerly Spanish Guinea; do not confuse with GUINEA (formerly French Guinea) or GUINEA-BISSAU (formerly Portuguese Guinea); in titles & translations spell Río Muni with accent
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Previous Indexing: Africa, Central (1966-1991)
History Note: 92; was see AFRICA, CENTRAL 1987-91
DeCS ID: 30119
Unique ID: D016703
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/02/11
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Equatorial Guinea - Preferred
Concept UI M0025440
Scope note A republic in central Africa, bordering the Bay of Biafra, CAMEROON is to the north and GABON to the south. Its capital is Malabo.
Preferred term Equatorial Guinea
Entry term(s) Guinea, Spanish
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Spanish Guinea
Rio Muni - Narrower
Concept UI M0025441
Preferred term Rio Muni



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