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Genetic Carrier Screening MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Genetic Carrier Screening
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.225.562.250
E05.200.562.250
E05.393.435.250
N02.421.308.200
N02.421.726.233.221.250
Unique ID
D006580
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006580
Scope Note
Identification of individuals who are heterozygous at a GENETIC LOCUS for a recessive PHENOTYPE.
Entry Term(s)
Carrier Detection, Genetic
Carriers, Genetic, Detection
Detection, Genetic Carrier
Genetic Carrier Detection
Genetic Carriers, Detection
Heterozygote Detection
Heterozygote Screening
Previous Indexing
Heterozygote (1968-1978)
Public MeSH Note
2018; see HETEROZYGOTE DETECTION 1979-2017
History Note
2018 (1979)
Date Established
1979/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/11/23
Revision Date
2017/06/23
Genetic Carrier Screening Preferred
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