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Descriptor English:   Diarrhea 
Descriptor Spanish:   Diarrea 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Diarreia 
Synonyms English:   Diarrheas  
Tree Number:   C23.888.821.214
Definition English:   An increased liquidity or decreased consistency of FECES, such as running stool. Fecal consistency is related to the ratio of water-holding capacity of insoluble solids to total water, rather than the amount of water present. Diarrhea is not hyperdefecation or increased fecal weight. 
Indexing Annotation English:   in infants = DIARRHEA, INFANTILE + appropriate check tags
See Related English:   Antidiarrheals
Rehydration Solutions
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
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:   3994 
Unique Identifier:   D003967 

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