"Republic of Korea" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The capital is Seoul. The country, established September 9, 1948, is located on the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. Its northern border is shared with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Republic of Korea".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Republic of Korea".
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