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Descriptor English: Whole Body Imaging
Descriptor Spanish: Imagen de Cuerpo Entero
Descriptor Portuguese: Imagem Corporal Total
Descriptor French: Imagerie du corps entier
Entry term(s): Imaging, Whole Body
Imagings, Whole Body
Scan, Whole Body
Scans, Whole Body
Screening, Whole Body
Screenings, Whole Body
Whole Body Imagings
Whole Body Scan
Whole Body Scanning
Whole Body Screening
Whole Body Screenings
Tree number(s): E01.370.350.925
E05.979
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D051598
Scope note: The creation of a visual display of the inside of the entire body of a human or animal for the purposes of diagnostic evaluation. This is most commonly achieved by using MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING; or POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 51210
Unique ID: D051598
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Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Whole Body Imaging - Preferred
Concept UI M0481092
Scope note The creation of a visual display of the inside of the entire body of a human or animal for the purposes of diagnostic evaluation. This is most commonly achieved by using MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING; or POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY.
Preferred term Whole Body Imaging
Entry term(s) Imaging, Whole Body
Imagings, Whole Body
Scan, Whole Body
Scans, Whole Body
Whole Body Imagings
Whole Body Scan
Whole Body Scanning
Whole Body Screening - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0481093
Preferred term Whole Body Screening
Entry term(s) Screening, Whole Body
Screenings, Whole Body
Whole Body Screenings



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