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Muscle Neoplasms MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Muscle Neoplasms
Tree Number(s)
C04.588.839.500
C05.651.494
Unique ID
D019042
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019042
Annotation
neopl located in muscles: do not confuse with NEOPLASMS, MUSCLE TISSUE, neopl composed of muscle tissue; coord IM with specific muscle (IM) and histol type of neopl (IM)
Scope Note
Tumors or cancer located in muscle tissue or specific muscles. They are differentiated from NEOPLASMS, MUSCLE TISSUE which are neoplasms composed of skeletal, cardiac, or smooth muscle tissue, such as MYOSARCOMA or LEIOMYOMA.
Entry Version
MUSCLE NEOPL
Entry Term(s)
Cancer of Muscle
Cancer of the Muscle
Muscle Cancer
Neoplasms, Muscle
NLM Classification #
WE 550
Previous Indexing
Muscular Diseases (1975-1995)
Neoplasms, Muscle Tissue (1966-1995)
Soft Tissue Neoplasms (1969-1995)
Public MeSH Note
96
History Note
96
Date Established
1996/01/01
Date of Entry
1995/05/26
Revision Date
1999/11/03
Muscle Neoplasms Preferred
Cancer of Muscle Narrower
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