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Descriptor English: Animals, Suckling
Descriptor Spanish: Animales Lactantes
Descriptor Portuguese: Animais Lactentes
Descriptor French: Animaux allaités
Entry term(s): Animal, Suckling
Suckling Animal
Suckling Animals
Tree number(s): B01.050.050.293
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000833
Scope note: Young, unweaned mammals. Refers to nursing animals whether nourished by their biological mother, foster mother, or bottle fed.
Annotation: suckled by mother or by bottle; coord with specific suckling; NIM when exper animal; suckling of animals (the act, as in the eff of suckling on animal physiol) goes under LACTATION; do not forget also to check tag ANIMALS
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 87; was see under ANIMALS 1979-86
History Note: 87(79); was see under ANIMALS 1979-86
DeCS ID: 846
Unique ID: D000833
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Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/05/04
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Animals, Suckling - Preferred
Concept UI M0001241
Scope note Young, unweaned mammals. Refers to nursing animals whether nourished by their biological mother, foster mother, or bottle fed.
Preferred term Animals, Suckling
Entry term(s) Animal, Suckling
Suckling Animal
Suckling Animals



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