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Descriptor English: South Sudan
Descriptor Spanish: Sudán del Sur
Descriptor Portuguese: Sudão do Sul
Descriptor French: Soudan du Sud
Tree number(s): Z01.058.290.120.745
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000068037
Scope note: A nation located in East-Central Africa; south of Sudan, north of Uganda and Kenya, west of Ethiopia. Independence from SUDAN was attained on 9 July 2011. The capital is Juba. (from CIA. World Factbook, 2014.)
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Previous Indexing: Susan (1988-2015)
History Note: 2016
DeCS ID: 56230
Unique ID: D000068037
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/01
Revision Date: 2015/02/10
South Sudan - Preferred
Concept UI M000601546
Scope note A nation located in East-Central Africa; south of Sudan, north of Uganda and Kenya, west of Ethiopia. Independence from SUDAN was attained on 9 July 2011. The capital is Juba. (from CIA. World Factbook, 2014.)
Preferred term South Sudan



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