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Descriptor English: Fetal Research
Descriptor Spanish: Investigación Fetal
Descriptor Portuguese: Pesquisa Fetal
Descriptor French: Recherche foetale
Entry term(s): Cell Research, Fetal
Experimentation, Fetal
Fetal Cell Research
Fetal Experimentation
Fetal Tissue Research
Research, Fetal
Research, Fetal Cell
Research, Fetal Tissue
Tree number(s): E05.349
H01.770.644.145.300
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D033042
Scope note: Experimentation on, or using the organs or tissues from, a human or other mammalian conceptus in the postembryonic period, after the major structures have been outlined. In humans, this corresponds to the period from the third month after fertilization until birth.
Annotation: mammalian only; IM for ethical, legal, moral, social, or religious aspects of research on fetuses; do not routinely add for research involving fetuses; X ref Fetal Cell Research: coord with specific type of cell
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
Public MeSH Note: 2003; see RESEARCH 1996-2002; for FETAL TISSUE RESEARCH see RESEARCH 1995-2002
History Note: 2003; use RESEARCH 1996-2002; for FETAL TISSUE RESEARCH use RESEARCH 1995-2002
Related: Ethics, Research MeSH
Fetal Tissue Transplantation MeSH
Fetus MeSH
Human Experimentation MeSH
DeCS ID: 37589
Unique ID: D033042
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Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Fetal Research - Preferred
Concept UI M0018837
Scope note Experimentation on, or using the organs or tissues from, a human or other mammalian conceptus in the postembryonic period, after the major structures have been outlined. In humans, this corresponds to the period from the third month after fertilization until birth.
Preferred term Fetal Research
Entry term(s) Experimentation, Fetal
Fetal Experimentation
Research, Fetal
Fetal Cell Research - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0423314
Preferred term Fetal Cell Research
Entry term(s) Cell Research, Fetal
Research, Fetal Cell
Fetal Tissue Research - Narrower
Concept UI M0018831
Preferred term Fetal Tissue Research
Entry term(s) Research, Fetal Tissue



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