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Cytology MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Cytology
Tree Number(s)
H01.158.273.198
H02.403.650.500.500
Unique ID
D000093222
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000093222
Annotation
the discipline only (education, history, etc); for cytological structures use the qualifer /‌cytol with specific anatomical term or organism; for pathological structures use the qualifer /‌pathol with specific anatomical term
Scope Note
The study of single cell as a unit of living organisms. Cytopathology, a branch of this discipline, studies structural changes of cells in diseases and is used in diagnosing diseases.
Entry Term(s)
Cytopathology
NLM Classification #
QY 21
Public MeSH Note
2023; CYTOLOGY was indexed under CELL BIOLOGY 1984-2022
History Note
2023 (1984)
Entry Combination
methods:Cytological Techniques
Date Established
2023/01/01
Date of Entry
2022/07/14
Revision Date
2022/07/14
Cytology Preferred
Cytopathology Narrower
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