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Descriptor English: Pallidotomy
Descriptor Spanish: Palidotomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Palidotomia
Descriptor French: Pallidotomie
Entry term(s): Pallidotomies
Tree number(s): E04.525.575
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053860
Scope note: Producing a lesion in the posteroventral portion of the medial GLOBUS PALLIDUS to treat PARKINSON DISEASE and other extrapyramidal disorders. The placement of the lesion is aided by STEREOTACTIC TECHNIQUES and imaging procedures.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Globus Pallidus/surgery (1966-2006)
Public MeSH Note: 2007
History Note: 2007
DeCS ID: 52428
Unique ID: D053860
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Date Established: 2007/01/01
Date of Entry: 2006/07/05
Pallidotomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0496947
Scope note Producing a lesion in the posteroventral portion of the medial GLOBUS PALLIDUS to treat PARKINSON DISEASE and other extrapyramidal disorders. The placement of the lesion is aided by STEREOTACTIC TECHNIQUES and imaging procedures.
Preferred term Pallidotomy
Entry term(s) Pallidotomies



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