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Descriptor English: United Kingdom
Descriptor Spanish: Reino Unido
Descriptor Portuguese: Reino Unido
Descriptor French: Royaume-Uni
Entry term(s): Great Britain
Isle of Man
Tree number(s): Z01.542.363
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006113
Scope note: Country in northwestern Europe including Great Britain and the northern one-sixth of the island of Ireland, located between the North Sea and north Atlantic Ocean. The capital is London.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 6263
Unique ID: D006113
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: 2018/10/12
United Kingdom - Preferred
Concept UI M0009633
Scope note Country in northwestern Europe including Great Britain and the northern one-sixth of the island of Ireland, located between the North Sea and north Atlantic Ocean. The capital is London.
Preferred term United Kingdom
Great Britain - Narrower
Concept UI M0009631
Scope note Island in Northwestern Europe located between the North Sea and Irish Sea. It includes England, Scotland, and Wales.
Preferred term Great Britain
Isle of Man - Narrower
Concept UI M0009632
Preferred term Isle of Man



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