Descriptor English: Far East
Descriptor Spanish: Lejano Oriente
Descriptor Portuguese: Extremo Oriente
Descriptor French: Extrême-Orient
Tree number(s): Z01.252.474
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A geographic area of east and southeast Asia encompassing CHINA; HONG KONG; JAPAN; KOREA; MACAO; MONGOLIA; and TAIWAN.
Annotation: a geog area of east & southeast Asia; prefer specific countries
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnologie
EP épidémiologie
DeCS ID: 5306
Unique ID: D005202
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/06/19
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Extrême-Orient - Preferred
Concept UI M0008231
Preferred term Extrême-Orient

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey