Descriptor English: Glossectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Glosectomía
Descriptor glosectomía
Scope note: Extirpación quirúrgica, parcial o total, de la lengua. (Dorland, 28a ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Glossectomia
Descriptor French: Glossectomie
Entry term(s): Glossectomies
Tree number(s): E04.545.380
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Partial or total surgical excision of the tongue. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
DeCS ID: 6071
Unique ID: D005927
NLM Classification: WU 600
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Glossectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0009308
Scope note Partial or total surgical excision of the tongue. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Preferred term Glossectomy
Entry term(s) Glossectomies

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