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Pulmonary Infarction MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Pulmonary Infarction
Tree Number(s)
C08.381.746.500
C14.907.355.350.700.500
C23.550.513.355.875
C23.550.717.489.875
Unique ID
D054060
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054060
Scope Note
NECROSIS of lung tissue that is cause by the lack of OXYGEN or blood supply. The most common cause of pulmonary infarction is a blood clot in the lung.
Entry Version
PULM INFARCT
Entry Term(s)
Infarction, Pulmonary
Pulmonary Infarct
Previous Indexing
Pulmonary Embolism (1963-2007)
Public MeSH Note
2008; see PULMONARY EMBOLISM 1998-2007
History Note
2008 (1998)
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Revision Date
2019/07/02
Pulmonary Infarction Preferred
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