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Descriptor English: Integumentary System
Descriptor Spanish: Integumento Común
Descriptor Portuguese: Tegumento Comum
Descriptor French: Système tégumentaire
Entry term(s): Integumentary Systems
System, Integumentary
Systems, Integumentary
Tree number(s): A17
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D034582
Scope note: The outer covering of the body composed of the SKIN and the skin appendages, which are the HAIR, the NAILS; and the SEBACEOUS GLANDS and the SWEAT GLANDS and their ducts.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
GD growth & development
IN injuries
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2003
History Note: 2003
DeCS ID: 36534
Unique ID: D034582
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Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Integumentary System - Preferred
Concept UI M0405841
Scope note The outer covering of the body composed of the SKIN and the skin appendages, which are the HAIR, the NAILS; and the SEBACEOUS GLANDS and the SWEAT GLANDS and their ducts.
Preferred term Integumentary System
Entry term(s) Integumentary Systems
System, Integumentary
Systems, Integumentary



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