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Descriptor English: Gambia
Descriptor Spanish: Gambia
Descriptor Portuguese: Gâmbia
Descriptor French: Gambie
Entry term(s): Republic of the Gambia
Tree number(s): Z01.058.290.190.300
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005714
Scope note: A republic in western Africa, constituting an enclave within SENEGAL extending on both sides of the Gambia River. Its capital is Banjul, formerly Bathurst.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 5854
Unique ID: D005714
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Gambia - Preferred
Concept UI M0008966
Scope note A republic in western Africa, constituting an enclave within SENEGAL extending on both sides of the Gambia River. Its capital is Banjul, formerly Bathurst.
Preferred term Gambia
Entry term(s) Republic of the Gambia



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