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Descriptor English: Bones of Lower Extremity
Descriptor Spanish: Huesos de la Extremidad Inferior
Descriptor Portuguese: Ossos da Extremidade Inferior
Descriptor French: Os du membre inférieur
Entry term(s): Extremity Bones, Lower
Lower Extremity Bones
Tree number(s): A02.835.232.043
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D050281
Scope note: The bones of the upper and lower LEG. They include the PELVIC BONES.
Annotation: avoid: too general; prefer specifics; permitted with all vertebrates; Manual 21.58
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
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
Previous Indexing: Leg Bones (1997-2005)
specific bones of leg (1966-2005)
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 50352
Unique ID: D050281
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Bones of Lower Extremity - Preferred
Concept UI M0473690
Scope note The bones of the upper and lower LEG. They include the PELVIC BONES.
Preferred term Bones of Lower Extremity
Entry term(s) Extremity Bones, Lower
Lower Extremity Bones



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