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National Library of Medicine Classification updated, April 6, 2006

The online National Library of Medicine Classification, available at, was issued in a newly revised edition on April 6, 2006.

Fifteen new class numbers were added to the schedules and ninety-eight MeSH terms were added to the index, including fifty-seven new to the MeSH vocabulary as of 2006; in addition, seventy-five schedule records and over four hundred fifty index entries were updated since the 2005 revised edition was published on April 26, 2005.

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Last reviewed: 16 June 2008
Last updated: 02 November 2006
First published: 06 April 2006
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