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Live Birth MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Live Birth
Tree Number(s)
G08.686.784.769.496.249
Unique ID
D050498
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D050498
Annotation
use only in relation to the outcome of the pregnancy; use BIRTH for the physiologic process of giving birth
Scope Note
The event that a FETUS is born alive with heartbeats or RESPIRATION regardless of GESTATIONAL AGE. Such liveborn is called a newborn infant (INFANT, NEWBORN).
Previous Indexing
Infant, Newborn (1967-2003)
Pregnancy (1967-2003)
Pregnancy Outcome (2004-2005)
Public MeSH Note
2006; see PREGNANCY OUTCOME 2004-2005
History Note
2006; use PREGNANCY OUTCOME 2004-2005
Date Established
2006/01/01
Date of Entry
2005/06/30
Revision Date
2018/06/30
Live Birth Preferred
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