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Descriptor English: Antarctic Regions
Descriptor Spanish: Regiones Antárticas
Descriptor Portuguese: Regiões Antárticas
Descriptor French: Régions antarctiques
Entry term(s): Antarctic
Antarctica
Tree number(s): SP4.117.393
Z01.158
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000864
Scope note: The continent lying around the South Pole and the southern waters of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. It includes the Falkland Islands Dependencies. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p55)
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Related: Climatic Zones DeCS
Cold Zones DeCS
Glacial Ecosystem DeCS
DeCS ID: 879
Unique ID: D000864
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: 2017/06/30
Antarctic Regions - Preferred
Concept UI M0001290
Scope note The continent lying around the South Pole and the southern waters of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. It includes the Falkland Islands Dependencies. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p55)
Preferred term Antarctic Regions
Entry term(s) Antarctic
Antarctica



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