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Bone Cysts MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Bone Cysts
Tree Number(s)
C04.182.089
C05.116.070
Unique ID
D001845
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001845
Annotation
coord IM with specific bone (IM)
Scope Note
Benign unilocular lytic areas in the proximal end of a long bone with well defined and narrow endosteal margins. The cysts contain fluid and the cyst walls may contain some giant cells. Bone cysts usually occur in males between the ages 3-15 years.
Entry Term(s)
Ganglia, Intra-Osseous
Ganglia, Intraosseous
Ganglion, Intra-Osseous
Intra-Osseous Ganglia
Intra-Osseous Ganglion
Intraosseous Ganglion
Solitary Cysts
Subchondral Cysts
Public MeSH Note
80; was BONE CYST 1963-79
Online Note
use BONE CYSTS to search BONE CYST 1966-79
History Note
80; was BONE CYST 1963-79
Date Established
1980/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1999/11/08
Bone Cysts Preferred
Subchondral Cysts Broader
Intraosseous Ganglion Narrower
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