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Descriptor English: Thoracic Wall
Descriptor Spanish: Pared Torácica
Descriptor Portuguese: Parede Torácica
Descriptor French: Paroi thoracique
Entry term(s): Chest Wall
Wall, Chest
Wall, Thoracic
Tree number(s): A01.923.761.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D035441
Scope note: The outer margins of the thorax containing SKIN, deep FASCIA; THORACIC VERTEBRAE; RIBS; STERNUM; and MUSCLES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2003
History Note: 2003
Related: Pectoralis Muscles MeSH
Respiratory Muscles MeSH
DeCS ID: 36507
Unique ID: D035441
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Thoracic Wall - Preferred
Concept UI M0407552
Scope note The outer margins of the thorax containing SKIN, deep FASCIA; THORACIC VERTEBRAE; RIBS; STERNUM; and MUSCLES.
Preferred term Thoracic Wall
Entry term(s) Chest Wall
Wall, Chest
Wall, Thoracic



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