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Descriptor in English: Neurosurgery
Descriptor in Spanish: Neurocirugia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Neurocirurgia
Descriptor in French: Neurochirurgie
Entry term(s): Neurosurgeries
Tree number(s): H02.403.810.425
Scope note: A surgical specialty concerned with the treatment of diseases and disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral and sympathetic nervous system.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
NU nursing
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
See also the descriptors: Neurosurgical Procedures MeSH
DeCS UI: 9682
Descriptor UI: D009493
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Neurosurgery - Preferred
Concept UI M0014770
Scope note A surgical specialty concerned with the treatment of diseases and disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral and sympathetic nervous system.
Preferred term Neurosurgery
Entry term(s) Neurosurgeries



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