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Decompression, Explosive MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Decompression, Explosive
Tree Number(s)
G01.374.715.250.500
Unique ID
D019646
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019646
Scope Note
A sudden loss of pressure in a pressurized cabin, cockpit, or the like, so rapid as to be explosive. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Previous Indexing
Atmospheric Pressure (1966-1980)
Decompression (1981-1997)
Public MeSH Note
98; see DECOMPRESSION 1981-97, see ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE 1975-80
History Note
98; use DECOMPRESSION 1981-97, use ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE 1975-80; use DECOMPRESSION 1964-74
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1997/06/20
Revision Date
2008/07/08

Allowable Qualifiers
Decompression, Explosive Preferred
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