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Myometrium
MeSH HeadingMyometrium
Tree NumberA02.633.570.500
Tree NumberA05.360.319.679.690
Tree NumberA10.690.467.500
Annotation/ growth: coordinate with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT; / embryol: coordinate with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT if pertinent
Scope NoteThe smooth muscle coat of the uterus, which forms the main mass of the organ.
Entry TermUterine Muscle
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 Indexing Uterus (1966-1974)
History Note84(75); was see under UTERUS 1975-83
Date of Entry19741111
Unique IDD009215


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Musculoskeletal System [A02]
   Muscles [A02.633]
      Muscle, Smooth [A02.633.570]
Esophageal Sphincter, Lower [A02.633.570.210]
Muscle, Smooth, Vascular [A02.633.570.491]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMyometrium [A02.633.570.500]

 
Urogenital System [A05]
   Genitalia [A05.360]
      Genitalia, Female [A05.360.319]
         Uterus [A05.360.319.679]
Cervix Uteri [A05.360.319.679.256]
Endometrium [A05.360.319.679.490]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMyometrium [A05.360.319.679.690]

 
Tissues [A10]
   Muscles [A10.690]
      Muscle, Smooth [A10.690.467]
Muscle, Smooth, Vascular [A10.690.467.491]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMyometrium [A10.690.467.500]

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