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Meibomian Glands MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Meibomian Glands
Tree Number(s)
A09.371.337.614
A10.336.827.600
Unique ID
D008537
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008537
Annotation
diseases: coordinate with EYELID DISEASES; neoplasms: coordinate with EYELID NEOPLASMS + histological type of neoplasm; inflammation = MEIBOMITIS
Scope Note
The sebaceous glands situated on the inner surface of the eyelids between the tarsal plates and CONJUNCTIVA.
Entry Term(s)
Glandulae Tarsales
Tarsal Glands
See Also
Chalazion
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under EYELIDS 1975-90
Online Note
search EYELIDS 1966-74
History Note
91(75); was see under EYELIDS 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2022/07/08
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