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Empyema MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Empyema
Tree Number(s)
C01.830.305
C23.550.470.756.305
Unique ID
D004653
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004653
Annotation
general or unspecified; prefer specifics but empyema unspecified may be EMPYEMA, PLEURAL: check text; coordinate with precoordinated organ/disease term
Scope Note
Presence of pus in a hollow organ or body cavity.
NLM Classification #
WF 745
See Also
Abscess
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Empyema Preferred
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