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Surgery, Plastic MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Surgery, Plastic
Tree Number(s)
H02.403.810.788
Unique ID
D013518
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013518
Annotation
use for the specialty only; do not confuse with RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGICAL PROCEDURES, the technique
Scope Note
The branch of surgery concerned with restoration, reconstruction, or improvement of defective, damaged, or missing structures.
Entry Version
SURG PLASTIC
Entry Term(s)
Cosmetic Surgery
Esthetic Surgery
Plastic Surgery
Surgery, Cosmetic
Surgery, Esthetic
NLM Classification #
WO 21
See Also
Dermatologic Surgical Procedures
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2018/06/29
Surgery, Plastic Preferred
Esthetic Surgery Related
Surgery, Cosmetic Related
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