Descriptor in English: Diaphyses
Descriptor in Spanish: Diáfisis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Diáfises
Descriptor in French: Diaphyse
Entry term(s): Diaphysis
Tree number(s): A02.835.232.169
Scope note: The shaft of long bones.
Annotation: IM GEN or unspecified; NIM with specific long bone IM; EPIPHYSES (end of long bones) is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 95
DeCS UI: 32289
Descriptor UI: D018483
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/07
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Diaphyses - Preferred
Concept UI M0027726
Scope note The shaft of long bones.
Preferred term Diaphyses
Entry term(s) Diaphysis

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