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Deleted Descriptors - 2008

The following descriptors were deleted in 2008 MeSH. The Replaced-by Heading replaces the deleted heading in NLM databases. The replaced-by term is linked to the full record in the MeSH Browser. If there is no Replaced-by Heading, replacement is handled by special procedures and will be published in the 2008 list in XML format .

Replaced TermReplaced-by Term
Biological Response ModifiersImmunologic Factors
Blue CrossBlue Cross Blue Shield Insurance Plans
Blue ShieldBlue Cross Blue Shield Insurance Plans
Chemotactic Factors, MacrophageChemotactic Factors
Choreatic DisordersChorea
Densitometry, X-RayAbsorptiometry, Photon
Gene Products, vpuNo replaced-by heading
Gene Products, vpuvpu protein, Human immunodeficiency virus 1[NM]
HIV-1 Reverse TranscriptaseHIV Reverse Transcriptase
Hemodynamic PhenomenaHemodynamics
Histiocytosis, MalignantHistiocytic Sarcoma
Laser SurgeryLaser Therapy
Leukemia, B-Cell, AcuteBurkitt Lymphoma
Leukemia, CALLA-PositivePrecursor B-Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, AcutePrecursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, ChronicLeukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell
Leukemia, Monocytic, ChronicLeukemia, Myeloid
Leukemia, Myelocytic, AcuteLeukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia-NegativeLeukemia, Myeloid, Chronic, Atypical, BCR-ABL Negative
Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia-PositiveLeukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive
Leukemia, Null-CellPrecursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Leukemia, SubleukemicLeukemia
Leukemia, T-Cell, HTLV-II-AssociatedLeukemia, T-Cell
Leukemia-Lymphoma, T-Cell, Acute, HTLV-I-AssociatedLeukemia-Lymphoma, Adult T-Cell
Lymphoma, DiffuseLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, High-GradeLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, Intermediate-GradeLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, Large-CellLymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse
Lymphoma, Large-Cell, FollicularLymphoma, Follicular
Lymphoma, Low-GradeLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, LymphoblasticPrecursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Mixed-CellLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, Mixed-Cell, DiffuseLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, Mixed-Cell, FollicularLymphoma, Follicular
Lymphoma, Small Cleaved-Cell, DiffuseLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, Small Cleaved-Cell, FollicularLymphoma, Follicular
Lymphoma, Small LymphocyticLeukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell
Lymphoma, Small Noncleaved-CellLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoma, Small-CellLeukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell
Lymphoma, UndifferentiatedLymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Macrophage Inflammatory Protein-1Macrophage Inflammatory Proteins
Reiter SyndromeArthritis, Reactive
StomasSurgical Stomas
Viral Regulatory ProteinsViral Regulatory and Accessory Proteins