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Descriptor English: Orphanages
Descriptor Spanish: Orfanatos
Descriptor Portuguese: Orfanatos
Descriptor French: Orphelinats
Entry term(s): Foyers d'accueil d'orphelins
Tree number(s): J03.775.640
VS3.002.010.006
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019372
Scope note: Institutions for the housing and care of orphans, foundlings, and abandoned children. They have existed as such since the medieval period but the heading is applicable to such usage also in modern parlance.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC économie
ES éthique
HI histoire
LJ législation et jurisprudence
OG organisation et administration
SD ressources et distribution
SN statistiques et données numériques
ST normes
TD tendances
DeCS ID: 33204
Unique ID: D019372
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: 2016/06/13
Orphelinats - Preferred
Concept UI M0028827
Preferred term Orphelinats
Entry term(s) Foyers d'accueil d'orphelins



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