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Descriptor English:   Tunica Intima 
Descriptor Spanish:   Túnica Íntima 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Túnica Íntima 
Synonyms English:   Arterial Intima
Arterial Intimas
Intima, Arterial
Intima, Vascular
Intima, Venous
Intimas, Arterial
Intimas, Vascular
Intimas, Venous
Tunica Intima Vasorum
Vascular Intima
Vascular Intimas
Venous Intima
Venous Intimas  
Tree Number:   A07.015.700
Definition English:   The innermost layer of an artery or vein, made up of one layer of endothelial cells and supported by an internal elastic lamina. 
Indexing Annotation English:   /pathol is more likely than "diseases of the tunica intima"; coordinate IM with specific blood vessel (IM)
See Related English:   Neointima
History Note English:   93 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry CY cytology
DG diagnostic imaging DE drug effects
EM embryology EN enzymology
GD growth & development IM immunology
IN injuries IR innervation
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology PP physiopathology
RE radiation effects SU surgery
TR transplantation UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   30469 
Unique Identifier:   D017539 

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