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Descriptor English: Dermatoglyphics
Descriptor Spanish: Dermatoglifia
Descriptor Portuguese: Dermatoglifia
Descriptor French: Dermatoglyphes
Entry term(s): Dermatoglyphic
Fingerprint
Fingerprints
Plantar Print
Plantar Prints
Print, Plantar
Prints, Plantar
Tree number(s): E05.256
I01.198.780.937.343
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003878
Scope note: The study of the patterns of ridges of the skin of the fingers, palms, toes, and soles.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
HI history
Public MeSH Note: 66; FINGERPRINTS was see under DERMATOGLYPHICS 1966-78, was heading 1963-65; PLANTAR PRINTS was see under DERMATOGLYPHICS 1966-78
Online Note: use DERMATOGLYPHICS to search FINGERPRINTS & PLANTAR PRINTS 1966-78
History Note: 66; FINGERPRINTS was see under DERMATOGLYPHICS 1966-78, was heading 1963-65; PLANTAR PRINTS was see under DERMATOGLYPHICS 1966-78
DeCS ID: 3898
Unique ID: D003878
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Dermatoglyphics - Preferred
Concept UI M0006054
Scope note The study of the patterns of ridges of the skin of the fingers, palms, toes, and soles.
Preferred term Dermatoglyphics
Entry term(s) Dermatoglyphic
Plantar Prints - Narrower
Concept UI M0006056
Preferred term Plantar Prints
Entry term(s) Plantar Print
Print, Plantar
Prints, Plantar
Fingerprints - Narrower
Concept UI M0006055
Preferred term Fingerprints
Entry term(s) Fingerprint



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