Descriptor in English: Mastectomy
Descriptor in Spanish: Mastectomía
Descriptor in Portuguese: Mastectomia
Descriptor in French: Mastectomie
Entry term(s): Mammectomies
Tree number(s): E04.466
Scope note: Surgical procedure to remove one or both breasts.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS UI: 8580
Descriptor UI: D008408
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Mastectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0013090
Scope note Surgical procedure to remove one or both breasts.
Preferred term Mastectomy
Entry term(s) Mammectomies

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