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Scleral Buckling MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Scleral Buckling
Tree Number(s)
E04.540.890
Unique ID
D012591
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012591
Scope Note
An operation for retinal detachment which reduces the size of the globe by indenting the sclera so that it approximates the retina.
NLM Classification #
WW 230
Previous Indexing
Retinal Detachment/surgery (1966-1974)
Sclera (1966-1974)
See Also
Retinal Detachment
Public MeSH Note
75
History Note
75
Date Established
1975/09/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/11
Revision Date
2010/06/25
Scleral Buckling Preferred
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