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Descriptor in English: Musculoskeletal System
Descriptor in Spanish: Sistema Musculoesquelético
Descriptor in Portuguese: Sistema Musculoesquelético
Descriptor in French: Appareil locomoteur
Entry term(s): Musculoskeletal Systems
System, Musculoskeletal
Systems, Musculoskeletal
Tree number(s): A02
Scope note: The MUSCLES, bones (BONE AND BONES), and CARTILAGE of the body.
Annotation: GEN; must be both musculo + skeletal, otherwise prefer BONE AND BONES or MUSCLES
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Musculoskeletal Development MeSH
DeCS UI: 9334
Descriptor UI: D009141
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/02/28
Musculoskeletal System - Preferred
Concept UI M0014260
Scope note The MUSCLES, bones (BONE AND BONES), and CARTILAGE of the body.
Preferred term Musculoskeletal System
Entry term(s) Musculoskeletal Systems
System, Musculoskeletal
Systems, Musculoskeletal



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