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Esophagogastric Junction MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Esophagogastric Junction
Tree Number(s)
A03.556.875.500.414
A03.556.875.875.330
Unique ID
D004943
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004943
Annotation
diseases: coordinate IM with ESOPHAGEAL DISEASES (IM) or specific esophageal disease (IM); neoplasms: coordinate IM with STOMACH NEOPLASMS (IM) or ESOPHAGEAL NEOPLASMS (IM) depending on text
Scope Note
The area covering the terminal portion of ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of STOMACH at the cardiac orifice.
Entry Term(s)
Gastroesophageal Junction
NLM Classification #
WI 250
Public MeSH Note
66
History Note
66(64)
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2004/07/07
Esophagogastric Junction Preferred
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