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Descriptor English: Craniofacial Abnormalities
Descriptor Spanish: Anomalías Craneofaciales
Descriptor Portuguese: Anormalidades Craniofaciais
Descriptor French: Malformations crâniofaciales
Entry term(s): Abnormalities, Craniofacial
Abnormality, Craniofacial
Craniofacial Abnormality
Tree number(s): C05.660.207
C16.131.621.207
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019465
Scope note: Congenital structural deformities, malformations, or other abnormalities of the cranium and facial bones.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
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: Facial Bones (1966-1996)
Skull/abnormalities (1966-1996)
Public MeSH Note: 97
History Note: 97
Entry Version: CRANIOFACIAL ABNORM
DeCS ID: 32938
Unique ID: D019465
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/10
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Craniofacial Abnormalities - Preferred
Concept UI M0028956
Scope note Congenital structural deformities, malformations, or other abnormalities of the cranium and facial bones.
Preferred term Craniofacial Abnormalities
Entry term(s) Abnormalities, Craniofacial
Abnormality, Craniofacial
Craniofacial Abnormality



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