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Phimosis
MeSH HeadingPhimosis
Tree NumberC12.294.494.684
Scope NoteA condition in which the FORESKIN cannot be retracted to reveal the GLANS PENIS. It is due to tightness or narrowing of the foreskin opening.
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD010688


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Male Urogenital Diseases [C12]
   Genital Diseases, Male [C12.294]
      Penile Diseases [C12.294.494]
Balanitis [C12.294.494.136]  +
Hypospadias [C12.294.494.400]
Penile Induration [C12.294.494.508]
Penile Neoplasms [C12.294.494.591]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePhimosis [C12.294.494.684]
Paraphimosis [C12.294.494.684.587]
Priapism [C12.294.494.786]

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