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Choristoma MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Choristoma
Tree Number(s)
C23.300.250
Unique ID
D002828
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002828
Annotation
coord aberrant or heterotopic tissue of an organ under the organ without qualif, e.g., heterotopic pancreatic tissue in the duodenum = CHORISTOMA (IM) + DUODENAL DISEASES (IM) + PANCREAS (no qualif) (IM)
Scope Note
A mass of histologically normal tissue present in an abnormal location.
Entry Term(s)
Aberrant Tissue
Ectopic Tissue
Heterotopic Tissue
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1999/11/08
Choristoma Preferred
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