Descriptor English: Nephrectomy
Descriptor Spanish: Nefrectomía
Descriptor nefrectomía
Scope note: Extirpación de un riñón.
Descriptor Portuguese: Nefrectomia
Descriptor French: Néphrectomie
Entry term(s): Heminephrectomies
Tree number(s): E04.950.774.435
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Excision of kidney.
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 ID: 9585
Unique ID: D009392
NLM Classification: WJ 368
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Nephrectomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0014625
Scope note Excision of kidney.
Preferred term Nephrectomy
Entry term(s) Nephrectomies
Heminephrectomy - Narrower
Concept UI M000605979
Preferred term Heminephrectomy
Entry term(s) Heminephrectomies

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