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Descriptor English: Torso
Descriptor Spanish: Torso
Descriptor tronco
Entry term(s) torso
tronco del cuerpo
Scope note: Parte central del cuerpo al que están unidos el cuello y extremidades.
Descriptor Portuguese: Tronco
Descriptor French: Tronc
Entry term(s): Torsos
Tree number(s): A01.923
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060726
Scope note: The central part of the body to which the neck and limbs are attached.
Annotation: do not confuse with torso protein often referred to as "torso"; "trunk" in reference to the main part of the body goes here
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
GD growth & development
IN injuries
IR innervation
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54411
Unique ID: D060726
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Torso - Preferred
Concept UI M0555064
Scope note The central part of the body to which the neck and limbs are attached.
Preferred term Torso
Entry term(s) Torsos



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