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Descriptor in English: Dissection
Descriptor in Spanish: Disección
Descriptor in Portuguese: Dissecação
Descriptor in French: Dissection
Entry term(s): Dissections
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.998.221
E04.221
E05.200.998.221
Scope note: The separation and isolation of tissues for surgical purposes, or for the analysis or study of their structures.
Annotation: NECK DISSECTION is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS UI: 4271
Descriptor UI: D004210
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Dissection - Preferred
Concept UI M0006586
Scope note The separation and isolation of tissues for surgical purposes, or for the analysis or study of their structures.
Preferred term Dissection
Entry term(s) Dissections



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