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Descriptor English: Mali
Descriptor Spanish: Malí
Descriptor Portuguese: Mali
Descriptor French: Mali
Entry term(s): Republic of Mali
Tree number(s): Z01.058.290.190.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008302
Scope note: A country in western Africa, east of MAURITANIA and south of ALGERIA. Its capital is Bamako. From 1904-1920 it was known as Upper Senegal-Niger; prior to 1958, as French Sudan; 1958-1960 as the Sudanese Republic and 1959-1960 it joined Senegal in the Mali Federation. It became an independent republic in 1960.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 8475
Unique ID: D008302
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: 2008/07/08
Mali - Preferred
Concept UI M0012929
Scope note A country in western Africa, east of MAURITANIA and south of ALGERIA. Its capital is Bamako. From 1904-1920 it was known as Upper Senegal-Niger; prior to 1958, as French Sudan; 1958-1960 as the Sudanese Republic and 1959-1960 it joined Senegal in the Mali Federation. It became an independent republic in 1960.
Preferred term Mali
Entry term(s) Republic of Mali



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