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Radiography, Interventional MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Radiography, Interventional
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.350.700.725
E04.502.780
Unique ID
D015641
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015641
Annotation
coordinate with specific minimally invasive procedure if pertinent
Scope Note
Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures that are invasive or surgical in nature, and require the expertise of a specially trained radiologist. In general, they are more invasive than diagnostic imaging but less invasive than major surgery. They often involve catheterization, fluoroscopy, or computed tomography. Some examples include percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography, percutaneous transthoracic biopsy, balloon angioplasty, and arterial embolization.
Entry Version
RADIOGR INTERVENTIONAL
Entry Term(s)
Interventional Radiography
NLM Classification #
WN 202
Previous Indexing
Catheterization (1972-1989)
Radiography (1972-1989)
Radiology (1977-1989)
Technology, Radiologic (1972-1989)
Public MeSH Note
90
History Note
90
Date Established
1990/01/01
Date of Entry
1989/04/07
Revision Date
2013/07/09
Radiography, Interventional Preferred
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