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Arteriovenous Anastomosis MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Arteriovenous Anastomosis
Tree Number(s)
A07.015.461.085
Unique ID
D001163
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001163
Annotation
note category: do not confuse with ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA
Scope Note
A vessel that directly interconnects an artery and a vein, and that acts as a shunt to bypass the CAPILLARY BEDS. Not to be confused with SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS or ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA.
Entry Term(s)
Arteriovenous Anastomoses
NLM Classification #
WG 590
Public MeSH Note
66
History Note
66(64)
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2018/06/30
Arteriovenous Anastomosis Preferred
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