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Descriptor English: Kidney Cortex
Descriptor Spanish: Corteza Renal
Descriptor Portuguese: Córtex Renal
Descriptor French: Cortex rénal
Entry term(s): Cortex, Kidney
Tree number(s): A05.810.453.324
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007672
Scope note: The outer zone of the KIDNEY, beneath the capsule, consisting of KIDNEY GLOMERULUS; KIDNEY TUBULES, DISTAL; and KIDNEY TUBULES, PROXIMAL.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Kidney (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(73)
DeCS ID: 7845
Unique ID: D007672
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Kidney Cortex - Preferred
Concept UI M0012012
Scope note The outer zone of the KIDNEY, beneath the capsule, consisting of KIDNEY GLOMERULUS; KIDNEY TUBULES, DISTAL; and KIDNEY TUBULES, PROXIMAL.
Preferred term Kidney Cortex
Entry term(s) Cortex, Kidney



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