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Descriptor in English: Urinary Catheters
Descriptor in Spanish: Catéteres Urinarios
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cateteres Urinários
Descriptor in French: Cathéters urinaires
Entry term(s): Catheter, Ureteral
Catheter, Urethral
Catheter, Urinary
Catheters, Ureteral
Catheters, Urethral
Catheters, Urinary
Ureteral Catheter
Ureteral Catheters
Urethral Catheter
Urethral Catheters
Urinary Catheter
Tree number(s): E07.132.625
Scope note: Catheters inserted into the URINARY BLADDER or kidney for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
MI microbiology
PS parasitology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 2013
See also the descriptors: Urinary Catheterization MeSH
DeCS UI: 55070
Descriptor UI: D062885
Date Established: 2013/01/01
Date of Entry: 2012/07/03
Urinary Catheters - Preferred
Concept UI M0570174
Scope note Catheters inserted into the URINARY BLADDER or kidney for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes.
Preferred term Urinary Catheters
Entry term(s) Catheter, Urinary
Catheters, Urinary
Urinary Catheter
Ureteral Catheters - Narrower
Concept UI M0570175
Scope note Catheters inserted into the URETER from the KIDNEY to the URINARY BLADDER or through the URETHRA and BLADDER to the kidney.
Preferred term Ureteral Catheters
Entry term(s) Catheter, Ureteral
Catheters, Ureteral
Ureteral Catheter
Urethral Catheters - Narrower
Concept UI M0570176
Scope note Catheters inserted through the URETHRA into the URINARY BLADDER.
Preferred term Urethral Catheters
Entry term(s) Catheter, Urethral
Catheters, Urethral
Urethral Catheter



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