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Descriptor English: Radiofrequency Ablation
Descriptor Spanish: Ablación por Radiofrecuencia
Descriptor Portuguese: Ablação por Radiofrequência
Descriptor French: Ablation par radiofréquence
Entry term(s): Ablation, Radio Frequency
Ablation, Radio-Frequency
Ablation, Radiofrequency
Radio Frequency Ablation
Radio-Frequency Ablation
Tree number(s): E02.808.750
E04.014.760
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000078703
Scope note: Removal of tissue using heat generated from electrodes delivering an alternating electrical current in the frequency of RADIO WAVES.
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: Catheter Ablation (1991-2018)
Public MeSH Note: 2019
History Note: 2019
DeCS ID: 57844
Unique ID: D000078703
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Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Radiofrequency Ablation - Preferred
Concept UI M000643110
Scope note Removal of tissue using heat generated from electrodes delivering an alternating electrical current in the frequency of RADIO WAVES.
Preferred term Radiofrequency Ablation
Entry term(s) Ablation, Radio Frequency
Ablation, Radio-Frequency
Ablation, Radiofrequency
Radio Frequency Ablation
Radio-Frequency Ablation



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