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Tissues
MeSH HeadingTissues
Tree NumberA10
Annotationnot used for indexing
Scope NoteCollections of differentiated CELLS, such as EPITHELIUM; CONNECTIVE TISSUE; MUSCLES; and NERVE TISSUE. Tissues are cooperatively arranged to form organs with specialized functions such as RESPIRATION; DIGESTION; REPRODUCTION; MOVEMENT; and others.
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BS CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SE SU TR UL US VI
Previous Indexingspecific organ/anatomy & histology (1967-1997)
Previous Indexingspecific tissue/anatomy & histology (1967-1997)
History Note98; use explode 1967-97
Unique IDD014024


MeSH Tree Structures

 
 Tissues [A10]
Connective Tissue [A10.165]  +
Epithelium [A10.272]  +
Exocrine Glands [A10.336]  +
Lymphoid Tissue [A10.549]  +
Membranes [A10.615]  +
Muscles [A10.690]  +
Nerve Tissue [A10.755]  +
Organoids [A10.802]
Surgically-Created Structures [A10.850]  +

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