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Descriptor English: Liquid Biopsy
Descriptor Spanish: Biopsia Líquida
Descriptor Portuguese: Biópsia Líquida
Descriptor French: Biopsie liquide
Entry term(s): Biopsies, Liquid
Biopsy, Liquid
Liquid Biopsies
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.500.384.100.396
E01.370.225.998.054.396
E05.200.500.384.100.396
E05.200.998.054.396
E05.242.384.100.396
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000073890
Scope note: Obtaining material for pathological examination and analysis, from bodily fluids. Material retrieved includes CELL-FREE NUCLEIC ACIDS; CELL-DERIVED MICROPARTICLES; EXOSOMES; CIRCULATING NEOPLASM CELLS; and other circulating cells and CELLULAR STRUCTURES.
Annotation: usually NIM with specific organ /pathol + disease /diag or /pathol
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: Biopsy (2011-2017)
Public MeSH Note: 2018
History Note: 2018
Related: Blood Specimen Collection MeSH
DeCS ID: 57156
Unique ID: D000073890
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2017/04/14
Liquid Biopsy - Preferred
Concept UI M000624219
Scope note Obtaining material for pathological examination and analysis, from bodily fluids. Material retrieved includes CELL-FREE NUCLEIC ACIDS; CELL-DERIVED MICROPARTICLES; EXOSOMES; CIRCULATING NEOPLASM CELLS; and other circulating cells and CELLULAR STRUCTURES.
Preferred term Liquid Biopsy
Entry term(s) Biopsies, Liquid
Biopsy, Liquid
Liquid Biopsies



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