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Descriptor in English: White Matter
Descriptor in Spanish: Sustancia Blanca
Descriptor in Portuguese: Substância Branca
Descriptor in French: Substance blanche
Entry term(s): Cerebellar White Matter
Cerebellar White Matters
Matter, Cerebellar White
Matter, White
Matters, Cerebellar White
Matters, White
White Matter, Cerebellar
White Matters
White Matters, Cerebellar
Tree number(s): A08.186.211.204
A08.186.854.880
Scope note: The region of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that appears lighter in color than the other type, GRAY MATTER. It mainly consists of MYELINATED NERVE FIBERS and contains few neuronal cell bodies or DENDRITES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2015
See also the descriptors: Nerve Fibers, Myelinated MeSH
DeCS UI: 55510
Descriptor UI: D066127
Date Established: 2015/01/01
Date of Entry: 2014/06/26
Revision Date: 2014/06/11
White Matter - Preferred
Concept UI M0592773
Scope note The region of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that appears lighter in color than the other type, GRAY MATTER. It mainly consists of MYELINATED NERVE FIBERS and contains few neuronal cell bodies or DENDRITES.
Preferred term White Matter
Entry term(s) Matter, White
Matters, White
White Matters
Cerebellar White Matter - Narrower
Concept UI M0592760
Preferred term Cerebellar White Matter
Entry term(s) Cerebellar White Matters
Matter, Cerebellar White
Matters, Cerebellar White
White Matter, Cerebellar
White Matters, Cerebellar



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