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Descriptor English: Back Injuries
Descriptor Spanish: Traumatismos de la Espalda
Descriptor Portuguese: Lesões nas Costas
Descriptor French: Traumatismes du dos
Entry term(s): Back Injury
Injuries, Back
Injury, Back
Tree number(s): C26.117
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019567
Scope note: General or unspecified injuries to the posterior part of the trunk. It includes injuries to the muscles of the back.
Annotation: general or unspecified; coordinate with specific injury or specific region; do not confuse with SPINAL INJURIES which refers to vertebrae only
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
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: Back/injuries (1966-1997)
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98
Entry Version: BACK INJ
Related: Spinal Injuries MeSH
DeCS ID: 33365
Unique ID: D019567
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Back Injuries - Preferred
Concept UI M0029056
Scope note General or unspecified injuries to the posterior part of the trunk. It includes injuries to the muscles of the back.
Preferred term Back Injuries
Entry term(s) Back Injury
Injuries, Back
Injury, Back



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