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Descriptor English:   Jaw, Edentulous 
Descriptor Spanish:   Arcada Edéntula 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Arcada Edêntula 
Synonyms English:   Edentulous Jaw
Edentulous Jaws
Jaws, Edentulous  
Tree Number:   C05.500.480
C07.320.550
C07.465.550.425
C07.793.597.425
Definition English:   The total absence of teeth from either the mandible or the maxilla, but not both. Total absence of teeth from both is MOUTH, EDENTULOUS. Partial absence of teeth in either is JAW, EDENTULOUS, PARTIALLY. 
Indexing Annotation English:   note category: do not confuse with ANODONTIA (see note there); = total absence of teeth from mandible or maxilla; partial absence of teeth from mandible or maxilla = JAW, EDENTULOUS, PARTIALLY; total absence of teeth from both jaws = MOUTH, EDENTULOUS; coord IM with MANDIBLE (NIM) or MAXILLA (NIM)
History Note English:   80; was included in MOUTH, EDENTULOUS 1965-79 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   29433 
Unique Identifier:   D007575 

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