NLM Logo

Surgical Stapling MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Surgical Stapling
Tree Number(s)
E04.987.775.800
Unique ID
D017792
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017792
Annotation
/instrum: consider also SURGICAL STAPLERS; coordinate with staple material if pertinent
Scope Note
A technique of closing incisions and wounds, or of joining and connecting tissues, in which staples are used as sutures.
Entry Version
SURG STAPLING
Entry Term(s)
Stapling, Surgical
Previous Indexing
Surgical Staplers (1966-1993)
Public MeSH Note
94
History Note
94
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1993/06/04
Revision Date
2010/06/25
Surgical Stapling Preferred
page delivered in 0.157s