Descriptor English: Femoral Fractures
Descriptor Spanish: Fracturas del Fémur
Descriptor fracturas del fémur
Entry term(s) fractura femoral
fracturas femorales
Scope note: Fracturas del fémur.
Descriptor Portuguese: Fraturas do Fêmur
Descriptor French: Fractures du fémur
Entry term(s): Femoral Fracture
Fracture, Femoral
Fractures, Femoral
Tree number(s): C26.404.061
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Fractures of the femur.
Annotation: of femoral shaft only; see X refs & note at HIP FRACTURES
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS ID: 5368
Unique ID: D005264
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Femoral Fractures - Preferred
Concept UI M0008312
Scope note Fractures of the femur.
Preferred term Femoral Fractures
Entry term(s) Femoral Fracture
Fracture, Femoral
Fractures, Femoral

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