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Neoplasm Metastasis MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Neoplasm Metastasis
Tree Number(s)
C04.697.650
C23.550.727.650
Unique ID
D009362
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009362
Annotation
use only for metastatic process or neoplasm metastasis in general; unlikely as NIM coordinate: prefer /‌second with organ/neoplasm and histological type for metastatic neoplasms; do not confuse with NEOPLASM INVASIVENESS; LEUKEMIC INFILTRATION; NEOPLASMS, SECOND PRIMARY or NEOPLASM, RESIDUAL
Scope Note
The transfer of a neoplasm from one organ or part of the body to another remote from the primary site.
Entry Version
NEOPL METASTASIS
Entry Term(s)
Metastase
Metastases, Neoplasm
Metastasis
Metastasis, Neoplasm
Neoplasm Metastases
NLM Classification #
QZ 203
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/05/27
Neoplasm Metastasis Preferred
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