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Fingersucking MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Fingersucking
Tree Number(s)
F01.145.466.263
Unique ID
D005386
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005386
Scope Note
Sucking of the finger. This is one of the most common manipulations of the body found in young children.
Entry Term(s)
Finger Sucking
Thumb Sucking
Thumbsucking
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2002/07/03
Fingersucking Preferred
Thumbsucking Narrower
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