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Descriptor in English: Extremities
Descriptor in Spanish: Extremidades
Descriptor in Portuguese: Extremidades
Descriptor in French: Membres
Entry term(s): Extremity
Limb
Limbs
Tree number(s): A01.378
Scope note: The farthest or outermost projections of the body, such as the HAND and FOOT.
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
GD growth & development
IN injuries
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
VI virology
DeCS UI: 5223
Descriptor UI: D005121
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/15
Extremities - Preferred
Concept UI M0008078
Scope note The farthest or outermost projections of the body, such as the HAND and FOOT.
Preferred term Extremities
Entry term(s) Extremity
Limb
Limbs



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