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Twins, Monozygotic MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Twins, Monozygotic
Tree Number(s)
M01.438.873.940
Unique ID
D014430
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014430
Annotation
TWINNING, MONOZYGOTIC is also available
Scope Note
Two off-spring from the same PREGNANCY. They are from a single fertilized OVUM that split into two EMBRYOS. Such twins are usually genetically identical and of the same sex.
Entry Term(s)
Twins, Identical
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under TWINS 1975-90
History Note
91(75); was see under TWINS 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/12/12
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Twins, Monozygotic Preferred
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