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Fecal Impaction MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Fecal Impaction
Tree Number(s)
C06.405.469.531.424
Unique ID
D005244
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005244
Scope Note
Formation of a firm impassable mass of stool in the RECTUM or distal COLON.
Entry Term(s)
Fecalith
Feces, Impacted
Public MeSH Note
2004; see FECES, IMPACTED 1964-2003
History Note
2004 (1964)
Date Established
1964/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2003/07/09
Fecal Impaction Preferred
Feces, Impacted Related
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