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Descriptor English: Digestive System Neoplasms
Descriptor Spanish: Neoplasias del Sistema Digestivo
Descriptor Portuguese: Neoplasias do Sistema Digestório
Descriptor French: Tumeurs de l'appareil digestif
Entry term(s): Cancer of Digestive System
Cancer of the Digestive System
Cancer, Digestive System
Cancers, Digestive System
Digestive System Cancer
Digestive System Cancers
Digestive System Neoplasm
Neoplasm, Digestive System
Neoplasms, Digestive System
Tree number(s): C04.588.274
C06.301
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004067
Scope note: Tumors or cancer of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; refers to all organs and accessory organs (biliary, liver, & pancreas) of the DIGESTIVE TRACT: do not confuse with GASTROINTESTINAL NEOPLASMS (eosphagus, stomach & intestines only); coord IM with histol type of neopl (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
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
SC secondary
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Gastrointestinal Neoplasms (1966-1979)
Public MeSH Note: 80
History Note: 80; was NON MESH before 1980
Entry Version: DIGESTIVE SYSTEM NEOPL
DeCS ID: 4107
Unique ID: D004067
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1980/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Digestive System Neoplasms - Preferred
Concept UI M0006375
Scope note Tumors or cancer of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.
Preferred term Digestive System Neoplasms
Entry term(s) Digestive System Neoplasm
Neoplasm, Digestive System
Neoplasms, Digestive System
Cancer of Digestive System - Narrower
Concept UI M0332317
Preferred term Cancer of Digestive System
Entry term(s) Cancer of the Digestive System
Cancer, Digestive System
Cancers, Digestive System
Digestive System Cancer
Digestive System Cancers



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