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Ectromelia MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Ectromelia
Tree Number(s)
C05.660.585.350
C16.131.621.585.350
Unique ID
D004480
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004480
Scope Note
Gross hypo- or aplasia of one or more long bones of one or more limbs. The concept includes amelia, hemimelia, phocomelia, and sirenomelia.
Entry Term(s)
Amelia
Congenital Limb Reduction Deformities
Congenital Limb Reduction Deformity
Fused Legs and Feet
Hemimelia
Mermaid Malformation
Mermaid Syndrome
Phocomelia
Sirenomelia
Sirenomelia Sequence
Sirenomelus
Public MeSH Note
1967; PHOCOMELIA was heading 1963-66
Online Note
use ECTROMELIA to search PHOCOMELIA 1966-78 & SIRENOMELIA 1967-78
History Note
1967(1963); PHOCOMELIA was see under ECTROMELIA 1967-78, was heading 1963-66; SIRENOMELIA was see under ECTROMELIA 1967-78
Date Established
1967/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2022/04/06
Ectromelia Preferred
Sirenomelia Related
Phocomelia Related
Amelia Related
Hemimelia Related
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