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Descriptor English: Joint Dislocations
Descriptor Spanish: Luxaciones Articulares
Descriptor Portuguese: Luxações Articulares
Descriptor French: Luxations
Entry term(s): Dislocation, Joint
Dislocations, Joint
Inferior Dislocation
Inferior Dislocations
Joint Dislocation
Joint Subluxation
Joint Subluxations
Luxatio Erecta
Subluxation, Joint
Subluxations, Joint
Tree number(s): C05.550.518
C26.289
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004204
Scope note: Displacement of bones from their normal positions at a joint.
Annotation: luxation & subluxation go here; coordinate with specific joint
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: 2017; see DISLOCATIONS 1966-2016
History Note: 2017(1966)
DeCS ID: 4265
Unique ID: D004204
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: 2017/07/05
Joint Dislocations - Preferred
Concept UI M0006574
Scope note Displacement of bones from their normal positions at a joint.
Preferred term Joint Dislocations
Entry term(s) Dislocation, Joint
Dislocations, Joint
Joint Dislocation
Luxatio Erecta - Narrower
Concept UI M000611327
Preferred term Luxatio Erecta
Entry term(s) Inferior Dislocation
Inferior Dislocations
Joint Subluxations - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000611278
Scope note Partial or incomplete displacement of an articulation.
Preferred term Joint Subluxations
Entry term(s) Joint Subluxation
Subluxation, Joint
Subluxations, Joint



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