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Hip Fractures MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Hip Fractures
Tree Number(s)
C26.404.061.425
C26.531.750
C26.558.276.425
Unique ID
D006620
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006620
Annotation
note entry terms: fractures below the subtrochanteric region = FEMORAL FRACTURES; FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES is available; femur head fracture = FEMUR HEAD /‌inj (IM) + HIP FRACTURES (IM); acetabular fractures = ACETABULUM /‌inj (IM) + FRACTURES, BONE (IM)
Scope Note
Fractures of the FEMUR HEAD; the FEMUR NECK; (FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES); the trochanters; or the inter- or subtrochanteric region. Excludes fractures of the acetabulum and fractures of the femoral shaft below the subtrochanteric region (FEMORAL FRACTURES).
Entry Term(s)
Intertrochanteric Fractures
Subtrochanteric Fractures
Trochanteric Fractures
NLM Classification #
WE 855
Previous Indexing
Femoral Fractures (1966-1977)
Fractures (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note
78
History Note
78
Date Established
1978/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/05/04
Revision Date
2015/06/30
Hip Fractures Preferred
Trochanteric Fractures Narrower
Intertrochanteric Fractures Narrower
Subtrochanteric Fractures Narrower
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