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Descriptor English: Repression-Sensitization
Descriptor Spanish: Represión-Sensibilización
Descriptor Portuguese: Repressão-Sensibilização
Descriptor French: Sensibilisation-refoulement
Entry term(s): Repression Sensitization
Repression Sensitization Scales
Repression-Sensitization Scale
Repression-Sensitization Scales
Scales, Repression-Sensitization
Tree number(s): F01.393.821.645
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012095
Scope note: Defense mechanisms involving approach and avoidance responses to threatening stimuli. The sensitizing process involves intellectualization in approaching or controlling the stimulus whereas repression involves unconscious denial in avoiding the stimulus.
Previous Indexing: Repression (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73; REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION SCALES was heading 1975-96 (see under REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION 1975-90)
History Note: 73(71); REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION SCALES was heading 1975-96 (see under REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION 1975-90)
DeCS ID: 12516
Unique ID: D012095
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Repression-Sensitization - Preferred
Concept UI M0018806
Scope note Defense mechanisms involving approach and avoidance responses to threatening stimuli. The sensitizing process involves intellectualization in approaching or controlling the stimulus whereas repression involves unconscious denial in avoiding the stimulus.
Preferred term Repression-Sensitization
Entry term(s) Repression Sensitization
Repression-Sensitization Scales - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0018807
Preferred term Repression-Sensitization Scales
Entry term(s) Repression Sensitization Scales
Repression-Sensitization Scale
Scales, Repression-Sensitization



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