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Descriptor English: Fetal Viability
Descriptor Spanish: Viabilidad Fetal
Descriptor Portuguese: Viabilidade Fetal
Descriptor French: Viabilité foetale
Entry term(s): Viability, Fetal
Tree number(s): G07.280
G07.345.500.325.235.875
G08.686.220
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005328
Scope note: The potential of the FETUS to survive outside the UTERUS after birth, natural or induced. Fetal viability depends largely on the FETAL ORGAN MATURITY, and environmental conditions.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Fetus (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 78
History Note: 78
Related: Fetal Death MeSH
DeCS ID: 5438
Unique ID: D005328
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/22
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Fetal Viability - Preferred
Concept UI M0008412
Scope note The potential of the FETUS to survive outside the UTERUS after birth, natural or induced. Fetal viability depends largely on the FETAL ORGAN MATURITY, and environmental conditions.
Preferred term Fetal Viability
Entry term(s) Viability, Fetal



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