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Descriptor English:   Chronic Disease 
Descriptor Spanish:   Enfermedad Crónica 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Doença Crônica 
Synonyms English:   Chronic Diseases
Chronic Illness
Chronic Illnesses
Chronically Ill
Disease, Chronic
Diseases, Chronic
Illness, Chronic
Illnesses, Chronic  
Tree Number:   C23.550.291.500
HP1.007.262.808.139
HP2.029.319
HP3.029
Definition English:   Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   IM general only; usually NIM with specific disease IM
See Related English:   Pain Management
 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CL classification DT drug therapy
EC economics EP epidemiology
EH ethnology LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality NU nursing
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RH rehabilitation TH therapy
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   28563 
Unique Identifier:   D002908 

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