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Descriptor in English: Ependyma
Descriptor in Spanish: Epéndimo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Epêndima
Descriptor in French: Épendyme
Entry term(s): Ependymas
Tree number(s): A08.186.211.140.460
A10.755.260
Scope note: A thin membrane that lines the CEREBRAL VENTRICLES and the central canal of the SPINAL CORD.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Cerebral Ventriculography MeSH
Ependymoglial Cells MeSH
DeCS UI: 4885
Descriptor UI: D004805
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Ependyma - Preferred
Concept UI M0007535
Scope note A thin membrane that lines the CEREBRAL VENTRICLES and the central canal of the SPINAL CORD.
Preferred term Ependyma
Entry term(s) Ependymas



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