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Descriptor English: Pathology
Descriptor Spanish: Patología
Descriptor Portuguese: Patologia
Descriptor French: Anatomopathologie
Entry term(s): Pathologies
Tree number(s): H02.403.650
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010336
Scope note: A specialty concerned with the nature and cause of disease as expressed by changes in cellular or tissue structure and function caused by the disease process.
Annotation: use for the specialty only; use /pathol with organs & diseases
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Version: PATHOL
DeCS ID: 10530
Unique ID: D010336
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Pathology - Preferred
Concept UI M0016013
Scope note A specialty concerned with the nature and cause of disease as expressed by changes in cellular or tissue structure and function caused by the disease process.
Preferred term Pathology
Entry term(s) Pathologies



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