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Descriptor English: Gynecology
Descriptor Spanish: Ginecología
Descriptor Portuguese: Ginecologia
Descriptor French: Gynécologie
Tree number(s): H02.403.763.750
H02.403.810.310
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006176
Scope note: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.
Annotation: specialty; corresponding organ term is GENITALIA, FEMALE
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Version: GYNECOL
Related: Genital Diseases, Female MeSH
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures MeSH
Reproductive Medicine MeSH
DeCS ID: 6327
Unique ID: D006176
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/30
Gynecology - Preferred
Concept UI M0009716
Scope note A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.
Preferred term Gynecology



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