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Descriptor English: Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
Descriptor Spanish: Complicaciones Infecciosas del Embarazo
Descriptor Portuguese: Complicações Infecciosas na Gravidez
Descriptor French: Complications infectieuses de la grossesse
Entry term(s): Complications, Infectious Pregnancy
Infectious Pregnancy Complication
Infectious Pregnancy Complications
Maternal Sepsis
Pregnancy Complication, Infectious
Pregnancy, Infectious Complications
Sepsis during Pregnancy
Sepsis in Pregnancies
Sepsis in Pregnancy
Sepsis, Maternal
Tree number(s): C01.674
C13.703.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011251
Scope note: The co-occurrence of pregnancy and an INFECTION. The infection may precede or follow FERTILIZATION.
Annotation: bacterial, fungal or viral infections: PREGNANCY COMPLICATIONS, PARASITIC is also available; coordinate with specific infectious disease
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
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
Public MeSH Note: 64
History Note: 64
Entry Version: PREGN COMPL INFECT
DeCS ID: 11691
Unique ID: D011251
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Date Established: 1964/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/12/14
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious - Preferred
Concept UI M0017477
Scope note The co-occurrence of pregnancy and an INFECTION. The infection may precede or follow FERTILIZATION.
Preferred term Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
Entry term(s) Complications, Infectious Pregnancy
Infectious Pregnancy Complication
Infectious Pregnancy Complications
Pregnancy Complication, Infectious
Pregnancy, Infectious Complications
Maternal Sepsis - Broader
Concept UI M000638043
Scope note Systemic infection during pregnancy, child-birth, post-abortion, or post-partum period often associated with organ dysfunction.
Preferred term Maternal Sepsis
Entry term(s) Sepsis during Pregnancy
Sepsis in Pregnancies
Sepsis in Pregnancy
Sepsis, Maternal



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