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Descriptor English: Growth and Development
Descriptor Spanish: Crecimiento y Desarrollo
Descriptor Portuguese: Crescimento e Desenvolvimento
Descriptor French: Croissance et développement
Entry term(s): Development and Growth
Tree number(s): G07.345
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D048788
Scope note: The series of changes to the shape, size, components, and functions of an individual organism that occur over time as the organism progresses from its initial form to full size and maturity.
Annotation: general only; prefer specifics or /growth with specific organism, organ or tissue
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 2005
History Note: 2005
Related: Developmental Biology MeSH
Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental MeSH
DeCS ID: 38857
Unique ID: D048788
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Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Growth and Development - Preferred
Concept UI M0462458
Scope note The series of changes to the shape, size, components, and functions of an individual organism that occur over time as the organism progresses from its initial form to full size and maturity.
Preferred term Growth and Development
Entry term(s) Development and Growth



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