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Descriptor English:   Facial Asymmetry 
Descriptor Spanish:   Asimetrķa Facial 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Assimetria Facial 
Synonyms English:   Asymmetries, Facial
Asymmetry, Facial
Facial Asymmetries  
Tree Number:   C23.300.505
Definition English:   Congenital or acquired asymmetry of the face. 
Indexing Annotation English:   if congen use /congen; do not confuse with FACIAL HEMIATROPHY; since asymmetry is lateral, long face syndrome does not go here: index under FACIAL BONES /abnorm (IM) + MALOCCLUSION or specific type (IM) + SYNDROME (NIM)
See Related English:   Facies
History Note English:   77 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   5247 
Unique Identifier:   D005146 

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