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Descriptor English:   Aneurysm 
Descriptor Spanish:   Aneurisma 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Aneurisma 
Synonyms English:   Aneurysm, Fusiform
Aneurysms, Fusiform
Fusiform Aneurysm
Fusiform Aneurysms
Saccular Aneurysm  
Tree Number:   C14.907.055
Definition English:   Pathological outpouching or sac-like dilatation in the wall of any blood vessel (ARTERIES or VEINS) or the heart (HEART ANEURYSM). It indicates a thin and weakened area in the wall which may later rupture. Aneurysms are classified by location, etiology, or other characteristics. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general; prefer specifics; coordinate IM with specific vessel (IM) or precoordinated vascular disease if available (IM); rupture = ANEURYSM, RUPTURED (see note there)
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:   794 
Unique Identifier:   D000783 

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