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Descriptor English: Gizzard, Non-avian
Descriptor Spanish: Molleja No Aviar
Descriptor Portuguese: Moela não Aviária
Descriptor French: Gésier non aviaire
Entry term(s): Gastric Mill
Gastric Mills
Gizzard, Non avian
Gizzards, Non-avian
Mill, Gastric
Mills, Gastric
Non-avian Gizzard
Non-avian Gizzards
Tree number(s): A13.433
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000070559
Scope note: A component of the gastrointestinal tract of some reptiles (ALLIGATORS AND CROCODILES), as well as certain fish, mollusks, and insects. It functions to mechanically grind food.
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
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Digestive System (1972-2016)
Gizzard, Non-avian (1968-2016)
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
Related: Gizzard, Avian MeSH
DeCS ID: 56283
Unique ID: D000070559
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2016/07/05
Gizzard, Non-avian - Preferred
Concept UI M000610922
Scope note A component of the gastrointestinal tract of some reptiles (ALLIGATORS AND CROCODILES), as well as certain fish, mollusks, and insects. It functions to mechanically grind food.
Preferred term Gizzard, Non-avian
Entry term(s) Gizzard, Non avian
Gizzards, Non-avian
Non-avian Gizzard
Non-avian Gizzards
Gastric Mill - Narrower
Concept UI M000610923
Scope note A gizzard-like structure of the crustacean digestive system.
Preferred term Gastric Mill
Entry term(s) Gastric Mills
Mill, Gastric
Mills, Gastric



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