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Descriptor in English: Cerebrum
Descriptor in Spanish: Cerebro
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cérebro
Descriptor in French: Cerveau
Entry term(s): Cerebral Hemisphere
Cerebral Hemisphere, Left
Cerebral Hemisphere, Right
Cerebral Hemispheres
Left Cerebral Hemisphere
Right Cerebral Hemisphere
Tree number(s): A08.186.211.200.885.287
Scope note: Derived from TELENCEPHALON, cerebrum is composed of a right and a left hemisphere. Each contains an outer cerebral cortex and a subcortical basal ganglia. The cerebrum includes all parts within the skull except the MEDULLA OBLONGATA, the PONS, and the CEREBELLUM. Cerebral functions include sensorimotor, emotional, and intellectual activities.
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
History Note: 2008; use TELENCEPHALON 2001-2007; use BRAIN 1975-2000
DeCS UI: 52519
Descriptor UI: D054022
Date Established: 2008/01/01
Date of Entry: 2007/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Cerebrum - Preferred
Concept UI M0002866
Scope note Derived from TELENCEPHALON, cerebrum is composed of a right and a left hemisphere. Each contains an outer cerebral cortex and a subcortical basal ganglia. The cerebrum includes all parts within the skull except the MEDULLA OBLONGATA, the PONS, and the CEREBELLUM. Cerebral functions include sensorimotor, emotional, and intellectual activities.
Preferred term Cerebrum
Right Cerebral Hemisphere - Narrower
Concept UI M0500148
Preferred term Right Cerebral Hemisphere
Entry term(s) Cerebral Hemisphere, Right
Cerebral Hemispheres - Narrower
Concept UI M0500146
Preferred term Cerebral Hemispheres
Entry term(s) Cerebral Hemisphere
Left Cerebral Hemisphere - Narrower
Concept UI M0500147
Preferred term Left Cerebral Hemisphere
Entry term(s) Cerebral Hemisphere, Left



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