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Descriptor English: Gynecological Examination
Descriptor Spanish: Examen Ginecologíco
Descriptor Portuguese: Exame Ginecológico
Descriptor French: Examen gynécologique
Entry term(s): Exam, Gynecological
Exam, Pelvic
Exam, Vaginal
Examination, Gynecological
Examination, Pelvic
Examination, Vaginal
Examinations, Gynecological
Examinations, Pelvic
Examinations, Vaginal
Exams, Gynecological
Exams, Pelvic
Exams, Vaginal
Gynecological Exam
Gynecological Examinations
Gynecological Exams
Pelvic Exam
Pelvic Examination
Pelvic Examinations
Pelvic Exams
Vaginal Exam
Vaginal Examination
Vaginal Examinations
Vaginal Exams
Tree number(s): E01.370.600.293
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D058869
Scope note: Inspection and PALPATATION of female breasts, abdomen, and GENITALIA, as well as obtaining a gynecological history. (from Dictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2011
History Note: 2011
DeCS ID: 54200
Unique ID: D058869
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Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Gynecological Examination - Preferred
Concept UI M0545048
Scope note Inspection and PALPATATION of female breasts, abdomen, and GENITALIA, as well as obtaining a gynecological history. (from Dictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Preferred term Gynecological Examination
Entry term(s) Exam, Gynecological
Examination, Gynecological
Examinations, Gynecological
Exams, Gynecological
Gynecological Exam
Gynecological Examinations
Gynecological Exams
Vaginal Examinations - Narrower
Concept UI M0545050
Scope note Comprised of bimanual examination of the FEMALE GENITALIA performed as internal together with simultaneous external PALPITATION through the abdominal wall; speculum examination; CULPOSCOPY examination of cervix and vaginal wall epithelium; and VAGINAL SMEARS. (from Dictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Preferred term Vaginal Examinations
Entry term(s) Exam, Vaginal
Examination, Vaginal
Examinations, Vaginal
Exams, Vaginal
Vaginal Exam
Vaginal Examination
Vaginal Exams
Pelvic Examination - Narrower
Concept UI M0545049
Scope note External and internal inspection of the FEMALE GENITALIA. (from Dictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Preferred term Pelvic Examination
Entry term(s) Exam, Pelvic
Examination, Pelvic
Examinations, Pelvic
Exams, Pelvic
Pelvic Exam
Pelvic Examinations
Pelvic Exams



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