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Descriptor English: Macau
Descriptor Spanish: Macao
Descriptor Portuguese: Macau
Descriptor French: Macao
Entry term(s): Macao
Macao Special Administrative Region
Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Macau Special Administrative Region
Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Tree number(s): Z01.252.474.164.675
Z01.639.610
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008256
Scope note: Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China since December 20, 1999 with its own constitution. The island of Macau and adjacent islands are located off the southeast coast of China.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Previous Indexing: Portugal (1966-1977)
History Note: 2009; was MACAO 1978-2008; was see PORTUGAL 1977
DeCS ID: 8428
Unique ID: D008256
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/13
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Macau - Preferred
Concept UI M0012862
Scope note Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China since December 20, 1999 with its own constitution. The island of Macau and adjacent islands are located off the southeast coast of China.
Preferred term Macau
Entry term(s) Macao
Macao Special Administrative Region
Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Macau Special Administrative Region
Macau Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China



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