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Descriptor English: Oral Medicine
Descriptor Spanish: Medicina Oral
Descriptor Portuguese: Medicina Bucal
Descriptor French: Stomatologie
Entry term(s): Medicine, Oral
Stomatology
Tree number(s): E06.640
H02.163.670
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019242
Scope note: A branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the oral and paraoral structures and the oral management of systemic diseases. (Hall, What is Oral Medicine, Anyway? Clinical Update: National Naval Dental Center, March 1991, p7-8)
Annotation: "a branch of dentistry dealing with dis of the oral & paraoral struct & the oral management of system dis"; SPEC; X ref STOMATOLOGY: seen most often in foreign lit: translate as "oral medicine"; "stomatol dis" = MOUTH DISEASES
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Dentistry (1966-1996)
Public MeSH Note: 97; was see DENTISTRY 1980-96; STOMATOLOGY was see DENTISTRY 1989-96
Online Note: use DENTISTRY to search ORAL MEDICINE 1980-96 & STOMATOLOGY 1989-96
History Note: 97; was see DENTISTRY 1980-96; STOMATOLOGY was see DENTISTRY 1989-96
Entry Version: ORAL MED
Related: Dentistry MeSH
Mouth Diseases MeSH
Oral Manifestations MeSH
DeCS ID: 33129
Unique ID: D019242
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: 2008/07/08
Oral Medicine - Preferred
Concept UI M0028655
Scope note A branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the oral and paraoral structures and the oral management of systemic diseases. (Hall, What is Oral Medicine, Anyway? Clinical Update: National Naval Dental Center, March 1991, p7-8)
Preferred term Oral Medicine
Entry term(s) Medicine, Oral
Stomatology



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