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Descriptor English: Colectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Colectomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Colectomia
Descriptor French: Colectomie
Entry term(s): Colectomies
Hemicolectomies
Hemicolectomy
Large Bowel Resection
Large Bowel Resections
Resection, Large Bowel
Resections, Large Bowel
Tree number(s): E04.210.219
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003082
Scope note: Surgical resection of a portion of or the entire colon.
Annotation:
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
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
DeCS ID: 3113
Unique ID: D003082
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/04/21
Colectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0004737
Scope note Surgical resection of a portion of or the entire colon.
Preferred term Colectomy
Entry term(s) Colectomies
Large Bowel Resection
Large Bowel Resections
Resection, Large Bowel
Resections, Large Bowel
Hemicolectomy - Narrower
Concept UI M000627185
Preferred term Hemicolectomy
Entry term(s) Hemicolectomies



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