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Descriptor English: Lung
Descriptor Spanish: Pulmón
Descriptor Portuguese: Pulmão
Descriptor French: Poumon
Entry term(s): Poumons
Tree number(s): A04.411
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008168
Scope note: Either of the pair of organs occupying the cavity of the thorax that effect the aeration of the blood.
Annotation: /abnorm: CYSTIC ADENOMATOID MALFORMATION OF LUNG, CONGENITAL is available; /blood supply: consider also PULMONARY CIRCULATION; /surg: consider also PNEUMONECTOMY but PULMONARY SURGICAL PROCEDURES is also available; /transpl = LUNG TRANSPLANTATION or HEART-LUNG TRANSPLANTATION: do not coord with TRANSPLANTATION, HOMOLOGOUS unless particularly discussed; inflammation = PNEUMONIA; collapse of lung = PULMONARY ATELECTASIS
Allowable Qualifiers: AB malformations
AH anatomie et histologie
BS vascularisation
CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EM embryologie
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
IM immunologie
IR innervation
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PA anatomopathologie
PH physiologie
PP physiopathologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
SU chirurgie
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
Entry Combination: injuries:Lung Injury
transplantation:Lung Transplantation
Related: Circulation pulmonaire MeSH
Pneumonectomie MeSH
Respiration MeSH
Sacs aériens MeSH
DeCS ID: 8345
Unique ID: D008168
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: 2008/07/09
Poumon - Preferred
Concept UI M0012740
Preferred term Poumon
Entry term(s) Poumons



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