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Descriptor English: Blood Patch, Epidural
Descriptor Spanish: Parche de Sangre Epidural
Descriptor Portuguese: Placa de Sangue Epidural
Descriptor French: Colmatage sanguin épidural
Entry term(s): Blood Patchs, Epidural
Epidural Blood Patch
Epidural Blood Patchs
Patch, Epidural Blood
Patchs, Epidural Blood
Tree number(s): E02.095.125
E02.319.267.530.580.300.145
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017217
Scope note: The injection of autologous blood into the epidural space either as a prophylactic treatment immediately following an epidural puncture or for treatment of headache as a result of an epidural puncture.
Annotation: IM; for repair of epidural puncture
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Blood (1974-1992)
Injections, Epidural (1989-1992)
Public MeSH Note: 93
History Note: 93
DeCS ID: 30809
Unique ID: D017217
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Date Established: 1993/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/05/07
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Blood Patch, Epidural - Preferred
Concept UI M0026127
Scope note The injection of autologous blood into the epidural space either as a prophylactic treatment immediately following an epidural puncture or for treatment of headache as a result of an epidural puncture.
Preferred term Blood Patch, Epidural
Entry term(s) Blood Patchs, Epidural
Epidural Blood Patch
Epidural Blood Patchs
Patch, Epidural Blood
Patchs, Epidural Blood



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