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Lymph Nodes MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Lymph Nodes
Tree Number(s)
A10.549.400
A15.382.520.604.412
Unique ID
D008198
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008198
Annotation
/surg: probably LYMPH NODE EXCISION or specifics; "axillary lymph nodes" = LYMPH NODES + AXILLA (NIM, no qualifiers); "cervical lymph nodes" = LYMPH NODES + NECK (NIM, no qualifiers); inflammation = LYMPHADENITIS
Scope Note
They are oval or bean shaped bodies (1 - 30 mm in diameter) located along the lymphatic system.
NLM Classification #
WH 700
See Also
Lymph Node Excision
Lymphography
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/04/19
Lymph Nodes Preferred
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