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Descriptor English:   Quarantine 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cuarentena 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Quarentena 
Synonyms English:   Quarantines  
Tree Number:   N06.850.780.200.450.700
SP8.946.819.811.775
VS1.001.003.001.001.002.001.003
Definition English:   Restriction of freedom of movement of individuals who have been exposed to infectious or communicable disease in order to prevent its spread; a period of detention of vessels, vehicles, or travelers coming from infected or suspected places; and detention or isolation on account of suspected contagion. It includes government regulations on the detention of animals at frontiers or ports of entrance for the prevention of infectious disease, through a period of isolation before being allowed to enter a country. (From Dorland, 28th ed & Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   human or animal; /vet permitted
See Related English:   Patient Isolation
 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CL classification EC economics
ES ethics HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence MT methods
OG organization & administration PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   27783 
Unique Identifier:   D011790 

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