Descriptor English: Guinea-Bissau
Descriptor Spanish: Guinea Bissau
Descriptor Portuguese: Guiné-Bissau
Descriptor French: Guinée-Bissau
Entry term(s): Guinée portugaise
République de Guinée-Bissau
Tree number(s): Z01.
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A republic in western Africa, south of SENEGAL and west of GUINEA. Its capital is Bissau.
Annotation: do not confuse entry term PORTUGUESE GUINEA (its former name) with GUINEA (formerly French Guinea) or EQUATORIAL GUINEA (formerly Spanish Guinea)
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnologie
EP épidémiologie
DeCS ID: 6319
Unique ID: D006169
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1980/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Guinée-Bissau - Preferred
Concept UI M0009708
Preferred term Guinée-Bissau
Entry term(s) Guinée portugaise
République de Guinée-Bissau

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