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Rigor Mortis MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Rigor Mortis
Tree Number(s)
C23.550.260.224.617.839
Unique ID
D012298
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012298
Scope Note
Muscular rigidity which develops in the cadaver usually from 4 to 10 hours after death and lasts 3 or 4 days.
Previous Indexing
Death (1966-1969)
Public MeSH Note
70; was see under DEATH 1963-69
Online Note
search DEATH 1966-69
History Note
70; was see under DEATH 1963-69
Date Established
1970/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2002/07/03
Rigor Mortis Preferred
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