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Cellulite MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cellulite
Tree Number(s)
C23.888.885.281
Unique ID
D000071697
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000071697
Scope Note
Skin lumpiness or skin surface dimpling often seen on the thighs, buttocks and abdomen. It is due to protrusion of SUBCUTANEOUS FAT into the DERMIS layer of skin.
NLM Classification #
WR 143
Previous Indexing
Adipose Tissue (1978-2016)
Obesity (1978-2016)
See Also
Cellulitis
Public MeSH Note
2017
History Note
2017
Date Established
2017/01/01
Date of Entry
2016/07/08
Revision Date
2016/05/31
Cellulite Preferred
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