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Descriptor in English: Precancerous Conditions
Descriptor in Spanish: Lesiones Precancerosas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Lesões Pré-Cancerosas
Descriptor in French: États précancéreux
Entry term(s): Condition, Precancerous
Condition, Preneoplastic
Conditions, Precancerous
Conditions, Preneoplastic
Precancerous Condition
Preneoplastic Condition
Preneoplastic Conditions
Tree number(s): C04.834
Scope note: Pathological conditions that tend eventually to become malignant.
Annotation: IM; do not use /compl for develop into cancer: use /pathol; coord IM with organ/neopl term (IM); Manual 24.4.1.13
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 68
DeCS UI: 11665
Descriptor UI: D011230
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Precancerous Conditions - Preferred
Concept UI M0017448
Scope note Pathological conditions that tend eventually to become malignant.
Preferred term Precancerous Conditions
Entry term(s) Condition, Precancerous
Conditions, Precancerous
Precancerous Condition
Condition, Preneoplastic - Broader
Concept UI M0017449
Preferred term Condition, Preneoplastic
Entry term(s) Conditions, Preneoplastic
Preneoplastic Condition
Preneoplastic Conditions



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