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Scapula MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Scapula
Tree Number(s)
A02.835.232.087.783
Unique ID
D012540
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012540
Annotation
fracture = SCAPULA /‌inj + FRACTURES, BONE: do not confuse with SHOULDER FRACTURES
Scope Note
Also called the shoulder blade, it is a flat triangular bone, a pair of which form the back part of the shoulder girdle.
Entry Term(s)
Scapulae
Shoulder Blade
NLM Classification #
WE 810
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2018/06/29
Scapula Preferred
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