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Mesentery MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Mesentery
Tree Number(s)
A01.923.047.025.600.451
Unique ID
D008643
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008643
Annotation
avoid /‌blood supply: prefer MESENTERIC ARTERIES or MESENTERIC VEINS; for mesenteric circulation use SPLANCHNIC CIRCULATION; diseases: coordinate with PERITONEAL DISEASES; neoplasms: coordinate with PERITONEAL NEOPLASMS
Scope Note
A layer of the peritoneum which attaches the abdominal viscera to the ABDOMINAL WALL and conveys their blood vessels and nerves.
NLM Classification #
WI 500
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/06/13
Mesentery Preferred
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