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Descriptor English: Mammary Glands, Animal
Descriptor Spanish: Glándulas Mamarias Animales
Descriptor Portuguese: Glândulas Mamárias Animais
Descriptor French: Glandes mammaires animales
Entry term(s): Animal Mammary Gland
Animal Mammary Glands
Mammae
Mammary Gland, Animal
Udder
Udders
Tree number(s): A10.336.482
A13.589
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008321
Scope note: MAMMARY GLANDS in the non-human MAMMALS.
Annotation: animal only; inflammation = MASTITIS or MASTITIS, BOVINE; for neoplasms use MAMMARY NEOPLASMS: see note there; MAMMARY NEOPLASMS, EXPERIMENTAL is also available; Manual 24.5+, 24.6+
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
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2004 (1966); for UDDER see UDDER 1968-1978
History Note: 2004 (1966)
DeCS ID: 8494
Unique ID: D008321
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Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Mammary Glands, Animal - Preferred
Concept UI M0012957
Scope note MAMMARY GLANDS in the non-human MAMMALS.
Preferred term Mammary Glands, Animal
Entry term(s) Animal Mammary Gland
Animal Mammary Glands
Mammae
Mammary Gland, Animal
Udder - Broader
Concept UI M0012958
Scope note The bag-like organ that contains the lactating mammary gland in milk-producing animals such as CATTLE; SHEEP; SWINE; GOATS; and others.
Preferred term Udder
Entry term(s) Udders



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