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Descriptor English: Nerve Tissue
Descriptor Spanish: Tejido Nervioso
Descriptor Portuguese: Tecido Nervoso
Descriptor French: Tissu nerveux
Entry term(s): Nerve Tissues
Nervous Tissue
Nervous Tissues
Tissue, Nerve
Tissue, Nervous
Tissues, Nerve
Tissues, Nervous
Tree number(s): A10.755
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009417
Scope note: Differentiated tissue of the central nervous system composed of NERVE CELLS, fibers, DENDRITES, and specialized supporting cells.
Annotation: nerve as tissue: not for specific nerves or unspecified nerves ( = NERVOUS SYSTEM); inflammation = NEURITIS
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 9610
Unique ID: D009417
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: 2016/05/31
Nerve Tissue - Preferred
Concept UI M0014661
Scope note Differentiated tissue of the central nervous system composed of NERVE CELLS, fibers, DENDRITES, and specialized supporting cells.
Preferred term Nerve Tissue
Entry term(s) Nerve Tissues
Nervous Tissue
Nervous Tissues
Tissue, Nerve
Tissue, Nervous
Tissues, Nerve
Tissues, Nervous



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