Descriptor English: Endocardium
Descriptor Spanish: Endocardio
Descriptor endocardio
Scope note: Membrana más interna del corazón, constituida por células endoteliales.
Descriptor Portuguese: Endocárdio
Descriptor French: Endocarde
Entry term(s): Endocardiums
Tree number(s): A07.541.207
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The innermost layer of the heart, comprised of endothelial cells.
Annotation: inflammation = ENDOCARDITIS & its specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 4780
Unique ID: D004699
NLM Classification: WG 285
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1992/05/15
Endocardium - Preferred
Concept UI M0007395
Scope note The innermost layer of the heart, comprised of endothelial cells.
Preferred term Endocardium
Entry term(s) Endocardiums

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