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Descriptor English: Respiratory Tract Infections
Descriptor Spanish: Infecciones del Sistema Respiratorio
Descriptor Portuguese: Infecções Respiratórias
Descriptor French: Infections de l'appareil respiratoire
Entry term(s): Infection, Respiratory Tract
Infections, Respiratory
Infections, Respiratory Tract
Infections, Upper Respiratory
Infections, Upper Respiratory Tract
Respiratory Infection, Upper
Respiratory Infections
Respiratory Tract Infection
Upper Respiratory Infections
Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
Tree number(s): C01.748
C08.730
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012141
Scope note: Invasion of the host RESPIRATORY SYSTEM by microorganisms, usually leading to pathological processes or diseases.
Annotation: general, prefer specifics
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
TM transmission
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Entry Version: RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECT
DeCS ID: 12561
Unique ID: D012141
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Respiratory Tract Infections - Preferred
Concept UI M0018919
Scope note Invasion of the host RESPIRATORY SYSTEM by microorganisms, usually leading to pathological processes or diseases.
Preferred term Respiratory Tract Infections
Entry term(s) Infection, Respiratory Tract
Infections, Respiratory
Infections, Respiratory Tract
Respiratory Infections
Respiratory Tract Infection
Upper Respiratory Tract Infections - Narrower
Concept UI M0018920
Preferred term Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
Entry term(s) Infections, Upper Respiratory
Infections, Upper Respiratory Tract
Respiratory Infection, Upper
Upper Respiratory Infections
Upper Respiratory Tract Infection



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