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Descriptor English: Erythrocytes
Descriptor Spanish: Eritrocitos
Descriptor Portuguese: Eritrócitos
Descriptor French: Érythrocytes
Entry term(s): Globule rouge
Globules rouges
Hématie
Hématies
Érythrocyte
Tree number(s): A11.118.290
A11.443.240
A15.145.229.334
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004912
Scope note: Red blood cells. Mature erythrocytes are non-nucleated, biconcave disks containing HEMOGLOBIN whose function is to transport OXYGEN.
Annotation: vertebrates only; for invertebrates index under HEMOCYTES; /cytol: consider also ERYTHROCYTE INDICES; do not equate /pathol with ERYTHROCYTES, ABNORMAL; erythrocyte antibodies: index BLOOD GROUP ANTIGENS /immunol + ISOANTIBODIES & do not index under ERYTHROCYTES
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CL classification
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
EN enzymologie
IM immunologie
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
Entry Combination: abnormalities:Erythrocytes, Abnormal
transplantation:Erythrocyte Transfusion
DeCS ID: 4999
Unique ID: D004912
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: 2007/07/09
Érythrocytes - Preferred
Concept UI M0007711
Preferred term Érythrocytes
Entry term(s) Globule rouge
Globules rouges
Hématie
Hématies
Érythrocyte



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