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Descriptor in English: Nasolabial Fold
Descriptor in Spanish: Surco Nasolabial
Descriptor in Portuguese: Sulco Nasogeniano
Descriptor in French: Pli nasolabial
Entry term(s): Fold, Nasolabial
Folds, Nasolabial
Nasolabial Folds
Tree number(s): A01.456.505.682
Scope note: A skin crease on each side of the face that runs from the outer corners of the nose to the corner of the mouth. It is a common site of PLASTIC SURGERY.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
VI virology
History Note: 2012
DeCS UI: 54410
Descriptor UI: D060052
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Nasolabial Fold - Preferred
Concept UI M0552721
Scope note A skin crease on each side of the face that runs from the outer corners of the nose to the corner of the mouth. It is a common site of PLASTIC SURGERY.
Preferred term Nasolabial Fold
Entry term(s) Fold, Nasolabial
Folds, Nasolabial
Nasolabial Folds



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