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Descriptor English: Hysterectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Histerectomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Histerectomia
Descriptor French: Hystérectomie
Entry term(s): Hysterectomies
Tree number(s): E04.950.300.399
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007044
Scope note: Excision of the uterus.
Annotation: abdominal: do not coordinate with ABDOMEN
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
DeCS ID: 7225
Unique ID: D007044
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Hysterectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0010955
Scope note Excision of the uterus.
Preferred term Hysterectomy
Entry term(s) Hysterectomies



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