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Descriptor English: Craniotomy
Descriptor Spanish: Craneotomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Craniotomia
Descriptor French: Craniotomie
Entry term(s): Craniectomies
Craniectomy
Craniotomies
Tree number(s): E04.525.190
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003399
Scope note: Surgical incision into the cranium.
Annotation: consider also SKULL /surg
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65(64)
DeCS ID: 3415
Unique ID: D003399
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Craniotomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0005290
Scope note Surgical incision into the cranium.
Preferred term Craniotomy
Entry term(s) Craniotomies
Craniectomy - Narrower
Concept UI M000626942
Preferred term Craniectomy
Entry term(s) Craniectomies



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