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Orbital Myositis MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Orbital Myositis
Tree Number(s)
C05.651.594.728
C10.668.491.562.537
C11.675.426
Unique ID
D055622
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055622
Scope Note
Inflammation of the extraocular muscle of the eye. It is characterized by swelling which can lead to ischemia, fibrosis, or ORBITAL PSEUDOTUMOR.
Entry Term(s)
Myositis, Orbital
Previous Indexing
Myositis (1966-1991)
Orbital Diseases (1981-2008)
Orbital Pseudotumor (1992-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009; see GRANULOMA, PLASMA CELL, ORBITAL 1992-2008
History Note
2009; use GRANULOMA, PLASMA CELL, ORBITAL 1992-2008
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Orbital Myositis Preferred
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