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Hip Fractures MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Hip Fractures
Tree Number(s)
C26.404.061.425
C26.531.750
C26.558.276.425
Unique ID
D006620
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006620
Annotation
note entry terms: fractures below the subtrochanteric region = FEMORAL FRACTURES; FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES is available; femur head fracture = FEMUR HEAD /‌inj (IM) + HIP FRACTURES (IM); acetabular fractures = ACETABULUM /‌inj (IM) + FRACTURES, BONE (IM)
Scope Note
Fractures of the FEMUR HEAD; the FEMUR NECK; (FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES); the trochanters; or the inter- or subtrochanteric region. Excludes fractures of the acetabulum and fractures of the femoral shaft below the subtrochanteric region (FEMORAL FRACTURES).
Entry Term(s)
Femoral Trochlear Fractures
Intertrochanteric Fractures
Subtrochanteric Fractures
Trochanteric Fractures
Trochlear Fractures, Femur
NLM Classification #
WE 855
Previous Indexing
Femoral Fractures (1966-1977)
Fractures (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note
78
History Note
78
Date Established
1978/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/05/04
Revision Date
2022/04/13
Hip Fractures Preferred
Intertrochanteric Fractures Narrower
Trochanteric Fractures Narrower
Trochlear Fractures, Femur Narrower
Subtrochanteric Fractures Narrower
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