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Descriptor English: Seroma
Descriptor Spanish: Seroma
Descriptor Portuguese: Seroma
Descriptor French: Sérome
Entry term(s): Seromas
Tree number(s): C23.550.470.640
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D049291
Scope note: Tumor-like sterile accumulation of serum in a tissue, organ, or cavity. It results from a tissue insult and is the product of tissue inflammation. It most commonly occurs following MASTECTOMY.
Annotation: non neoplastic
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2005
History Note: 2005
Related: Exudates and Transudates MeSH
DeCS ID: 38652
Unique ID: D049291
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Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Seroma - Preferred
Concept UI M0464044
Scope note Tumor-like sterile accumulation of serum in a tissue, organ, or cavity. It results from a tissue insult and is the product of tissue inflammation. It most commonly occurs following MASTECTOMY.
Preferred term Seroma
Entry term(s) Seromas



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