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Descriptor English:   Disease 
Descriptor Spanish:   Enfermedad 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Doença 
Synonyms English:   Diseases  
Tree Number:   C23.550.288
Definition English:   A definite pathologic process with a characteristic set of signs and symptoms. It may affect the whole body or any of its parts, and its etiology, pathology, and prognosis may be known or unknown. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general only as a physiological, pathological, philosophical concept, opposite "health"; Manual 23.5+; / econ permitted but consider also economic aspects of disease as ECONOMICS, MEDICAL; / psychol permitted but consider also psychogenic origin of disease as PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGIC DISORDERS
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Disease/diagnosis use Diagnosis
Disease/diet therapy use Diet Therapy
Disease/drug therapy use Drug Therapy
Disease/immunology use Immunity
Disease/mortality use Mortality
Disease/nursing use Nursing Care
Disease/epidemiology use Epidemiology
Disease/pathology use Pathology
Disease/prevention & control use Preventive Medicine
Disease/radiotherapy use Radiotherapy
Disease/rehabilitation use Rehabilitation
Disease/therapy use Therapeutics
Disease/transmission use Disease Transmission, Infectious
Disease/veterinary use Animal Diseases
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CL classification EC economics
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
PX psychology  
Record Number:   28564 
Unique Identifier:   D004194 

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