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Descriptor in English: Periodicity
Descriptor in Spanish: Periodicidad
Descriptor in Portuguese: Periodicidade
Descriptor in French: Périodicité
Entry term(s): Biological Rhythm
Biological Rhythms
Bioperiodicities
Bioperiodicity
Biorhythm
Biorhythms
Cyclicities
Cyclicity
Periodicities
Rhythm, Biological
Rhythmicities
Rhythmicity
Rhythms, Biological
Tree number(s): G01.910.645
G07.180.562
Scope note: The tendency of a phenomenon to recur at regular intervals; in biological systems, the recurrence of certain activities (including hormonal, cellular, neural) may be annual, seasonal, monthly, daily, or more frequently (ultradian).
Annotation: coordinate with specific disease for periodically occurring disease; do not confuse with PERIODIC DISEASE see FAMILIAL MEDITERRANEAN FEVER
DeCS UI: 10698
Descriptor UI: D010507
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/16
Periodicity - Preferred
Concept UI M0016325
Scope note The tendency of a phenomenon to recur at regular intervals; in biological systems, the recurrence of certain activities (including hormonal, cellular, neural) may be annual, seasonal, monthly, daily, or more frequently (ultradian).
Preferred term Periodicity
Entry term(s) Biological Rhythm
Biological Rhythms
Bioperiodicities
Bioperiodicity
Biorhythm
Biorhythms
Cyclicities
Cyclicity
Periodicities
Rhythm, Biological
Rhythmicities
Rhythmicity
Rhythms, Biological



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