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Dwarfism MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Dwarfism
Tree Number(s)
C05.116.099.343
C16.320.240
C19.297
Unique ID
D004392
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004392
Scope Note
A genetic or pathological condition that is characterized by short stature and undersize. Abnormal skeletal growth usually results in an adult who is significantly below the average height.
Entry Term(s)
Nanism
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2005/06/30
Dwarfism Preferred
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