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Sutures MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Sutures
Tree Number(s)
E07.858.690.820
Unique ID
D013537
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013537
Annotation
/adv eff permitted but do not confuse adv eff of the suture with the adv eff of the material of which suture is made or the adv eff of the suture method
Scope Note
Materials used in closing a surgical or traumatic wound. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Entry Term(s)
Staple, Surgical
Staples, Surgical
Surgical Staple
Surgical Staples
NLM Classification #
WO 166
Entry Combination
methods:Suture Techniques
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2006/07/05
Sutures Preferred
Staple, Surgical Narrower
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