Descriptor English: Asphyxia Neonatorum
Descriptor Spanish: Asfixia Neonatal
Descriptor asfixia neonatal
Scope note: Insuficiencia respiratoria del recién nacido. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Asfixia Neonatal
Descriptor French: Asphyxie néonatale
Tree number(s): C16.614.092
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Respiratory failure in the newborn. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Annotation: do not use /congen & do not coord with INFANT, NEWBORN, DISEASES; tag INFANT, NEWBORN
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
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
DeCS ID: 1244
Unique ID: D001238
NLM Classification: WQ 450
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Asphyxia Neonatorum - Preferred
Concept UI M0001860
Scope note Respiratory failure in the newborn. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Preferred term Asphyxia Neonatorum

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