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Descriptor English: Pisiform Bone
Descriptor Spanish: Hueso Pisiforme
Descriptor Portuguese: Pisciforme
Descriptor French: Os pisiforme
Entry term(s): Bone, Pisiform
Bones, Pisiform
Os Pisiforme
Pisiform Bones
Tree number(s): A02.835.232.087.319.150.600
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D051220
Scope note: A pea-shaped carpal bone that actually sits in the tendon of the flexor carpi ulnaris muscle.
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: Carpal Bones (1971-2005)
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 50358
Unique ID: D051220
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
Pisiform Bone - Preferred
Concept UI M0479688
Scope note A pea-shaped carpal bone that actually sits in the tendon of the flexor carpi ulnaris muscle.
Preferred term Pisiform Bone
Entry term(s) Bone, Pisiform
Bones, Pisiform
Os Pisiforme
Pisiform Bones



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