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Descriptor English: Soft Tissue Injuries
Descriptor Spanish: Traumatismos de los Tejidos Blandos
Descriptor Portuguese: Lesões dos Tecidos Moles
Descriptor French: Traumatismes des tissus mous
Entry term(s): Injuries, Soft Tissue
Injury, Soft Tissue
Soft Tissue Injury
Tree number(s): C26.808
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017695
Scope note: Injuries of tissue other than bone. The concept is usually general and does not customarily refer to internal organs or viscera. It is meaningful with reference to regions or organs where soft tissue (muscle, fat, skin) should be differentiated from bones or bone tissue, as "soft tissue injuries of the hand".
Annotation: IM GEN or unspecified; coord NIM with specific organ or region /inj (IM); DF: SOFT TISSUE INJ
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: specific organ/injuries (1966-1993)
specific region/injuries (1966-1993)
specific tissue/injuries (1966-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
Entry Version: SOFT TISSUE INJ
DeCS ID: 31031
Unique ID: D017695
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Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/12/28
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Soft Tissue Injuries - Preferred
Concept UI M0026759
Scope note Injuries of tissue other than bone. The concept is usually general and does not customarily refer to internal organs or viscera. It is meaningful with reference to regions or organs where soft tissue (muscle, fat, skin) should be differentiated from bones or bone tissue, as "soft tissue injuries of the hand".
Preferred term Soft Tissue Injuries
Entry term(s) Injuries, Soft Tissue
Injury, Soft Tissue
Soft Tissue Injury



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