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Descriptor English: Hepatocytes
Descriptor Spanish: Hepatocitos
Descriptor Portuguese: Hepatócitos
Descriptor French: Hépatocytes
Entry term(s): Cell, Hepatic
Cells, Hepatic
Hepatic Cell
Hepatic Cells
Hepatocyte
Tree number(s): A11.436.348
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D022781
Scope note: The main structural component of the LIVER. They are specialized EPITHELIAL CELLS that are organized into interconnected plates called lobules.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Liver (1966-2000)
Public MeSH Note: 2001
History Note: 2001
DeCS ID: 35288
Unique ID: D022781
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2001/01/01
Date of Entry: 2000/06/22
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Hepatocytes - Preferred
Concept UI M0359086
Scope note The main structural component of the LIVER. They are specialized EPITHELIAL CELLS that are organized into interconnected plates called lobules.
Preferred term Hepatocytes
Entry term(s) Cell, Hepatic
Cells, Hepatic
Hepatic Cell
Hepatic Cells
Hepatocyte



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