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Myocytes, Smooth Muscle MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Myocytes, Smooth Muscle
Tree Number(s)
A11.620.520
Unique ID
D032389
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D032389
Scope Note
Non-striated, elongated, spindle-shaped cells found lining the digestive tract, uterus, and blood vessels. They are derived from specialized myoblasts (MYOBLASTS, SMOOTH MUSCLE).
Entry Term(s)
Smooth Muscle Cells
Previous Indexing
Muscle, Smooth/cytology (1964-2002)
See Also
Myoblasts, Smooth Muscle
Public MeSH Note
2003
History Note
2003
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Myocytes, Smooth Muscle Preferred
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