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Descriptor English: Slit Lamp Microscopy
Descriptor Spanish: Microscopía con Lámpara de Hendidura
Descriptor Portuguese: Microscopia com Lâmpada de Fenda
Descriptor French: Biomicroscopie
Entry term(s): Examination, Slit Lamp
Examinations, Slit Lamp
Microscopy, Slit Lamp
Slit Lamp Examination
Slit Lamp Examinations
Tree number(s): E01.370.380.727
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000072776
Scope note: A procedure that uses a SLIT LAMP to examine structures in the front of the EYE, such as the CONJUNCTIVA; CORNEA; IRIS; and AQUEOUS HUMOR.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Microscopy (1963-2016)
Ophthalmoscopy (1964-2016)
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
DeCS ID: 56670
Unique ID: D000072776
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Slit Lamp Microscopy - Preferred
Concept UI M000618056
Scope note A procedure that uses a SLIT LAMP to examine structures in the front of the EYE, such as the CONJUNCTIVA; CORNEA; IRIS; and AQUEOUS HUMOR.
Preferred term Slit Lamp Microscopy
Entry term(s) Examination, Slit Lamp
Examinations, Slit Lamp
Microscopy, Slit Lamp
Slit Lamp Examination
Slit Lamp Examinations



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