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Life Cycle Stages MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Life Cycle Stages
Tree Number(s)
B05.500
G07.345.500.550.500
Unique ID
D008018
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008018
Annotation
general or unspecified; prefer specifics; coordinate IM with specific organism /‌growth (IM)
Scope Note
The continuous sequence of changes undergone by living organisms during the post-embryonic developmental process, such as metamorphosis in insects and amphibians. This includes the developmental stages of apicomplexans such as the malarial parasite, PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM.
Entry Term(s)
Life Cycle
Life History Stages
Previous Indexing
Metamorphosis, Biological (1967-1997)
specific organism/growth & development (1967-1997)
See Also
Life History Traits
Public MeSH Note
98
History Note
98; use explode 1975-97
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/06/22
Life Cycle Stages Preferred
Life History Stages Related
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