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Obstetrical Forceps MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Obstetrical Forceps
Tree Number(s)
E07.858.700.650
Unique ID
D009772
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009772
Scope Note
Surgical instrument designed to extract the newborn by the head from the maternal passages without injury to it or the mother.
Entry Term(s)
Obstetric Forceps
NLM Classification #
WQ 425
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1997/06/20
Obstetrical Forceps Preferred
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