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Descriptor English: Hypophysectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Hipofisectomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipofisectomia
Descriptor French: Hypophysectomie
Entry term(s): Hypophysectomies
Tree number(s): E04.270.532
E04.525.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007016
Scope note: Surgical removal or destruction of the hypophysis, or pituitary gland. (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
Related: Pituitary Irradiation MeSH
DeCS ID: 7195
Unique ID: D007016
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: 1997/06/20
Hypophysectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0010919
Scope note Surgical removal or destruction of the hypophysis, or pituitary gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Preferred term Hypophysectomy
Entry term(s) Hypophysectomies



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