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Radiography, Thoracic MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Radiography, Thoracic
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.350.700.730
Unique ID
D013902
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013902
Annotation
IM general only; use for "thoracic" only when the enclosed organs are not specified or are irrelevant; avoid as NIM coordinate with specific region /‌diag image; instead prefer specific radiographic technique; MASS CHEST X-RAY is also available
Scope Note
X-ray visualization of the chest and organs of the thoracic cavity. It is not restricted to visualization of the lungs.
Entry Version
RADIOGR THORACIC
Entry Term(s)
Thoracic Radiography
Public MeSH Note
98; see THORACIC RADIOGRAPHY 1963-97
History Note
98(63)
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/03/21
Radiography, Thoracic Preferred
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