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Descriptor English: Lymphatic System
Descriptor Spanish: Sistema Linfático
Descriptor Portuguese: Sistema Linfático
Descriptor French: Système lymphatique
Entry term(s): Lymphatic Systems
Tree number(s): A15.382.520
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008208
Scope note: A system of organs and tissues that process and transport immune cells and LYMPH.
Annotation: LYMPHOID TISSUE & LYMPH NODES are available; inflammation = LYMPHANGITIS
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
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Related: Lymphography MeSH
DeCS ID: 8385
Unique ID: D008208
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: 2016/08/09
Lymphatic System - Preferred
Concept UI M0012796
Scope note A system of organs and tissues that process and transport immune cells and LYMPH.
Preferred term Lymphatic System
Entry term(s) Lymphatic Systems



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