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Descriptor English: Historical Geographic Locations
Descriptor Spanish: Ubicaciones Geográficas Históricas
Descriptor Portuguese: Localizações Geográficas Históricas
Descriptor French: Lieux historiques et géographiques
Tree number(s): Z01.586
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017516
Scope note: Countries known in remote history (as BYZANTIUM) or former names of countries reflecting political changes in the 19th or 20th century (as GERMANY, EAST).
Annotation: used for searching; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Previous Indexing: specific geographic location (1966-1997)
History Note: 98; use explode 1993-97
DeCS ID: 30697
Unique ID: D017516
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/05/20
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Historical Geographic Locations - Preferred
Concept UI M0026581
Scope note Countries known in remote history (as BYZANTIUM) or former names of countries reflecting political changes in the 19th or 20th century (as GERMANY, EAST).
Preferred term Historical Geographic Locations



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