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Descriptor English: Diaphyses
Descriptor Spanish: Diáfisis
Descriptor Portuguese: Diáfises
Descriptor French: Diaphyse
Entry term(s): Diaphysis
Tree number(s): A02.835.232.169
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018483
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
Previous Indexing: Bone and Bones (1966-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32289
Unique ID: D018483
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
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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