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Descriptor English: Monosomy
Descriptor Spanish: Monosomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Monossomia
Descriptor French: Monosomie
Entry term(s): Monosomies
Tree number(s): C23.550.210.050.500
G05.365.590.175.050.500
G05.700.131.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009006
Scope note: The condition in which one chromosome of a pair is missing. In a normally diploid cell it is represented symbolically as 2N-1.
Annotation: "one chromosome of a pair is missing"
Allowable Qualifiers: DI diagnosis
GE genetics
IM immunology
PA pathology
PP physiopathology
Previous Indexing: Aneuploidy (1968-1984)
Chromosome Aberrations (1968-1984)
Chromosome Abnormalities (1966-1984)
Chromosome Deletion (1975-1984)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under CHROMOSOME DELETION 1985-90
History Note: 91(85); was see under CHROMOSOME DELETION 1985-90
DeCS ID: 9195
Unique ID: D009006
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1984/04/05
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Monosomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0014044
Scope note The condition in which one chromosome of a pair is missing. In a normally diploid cell it is represented symbolically as 2N-1.
Preferred term Monosomy
Entry term(s) Monosomies



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