Descriptor English: Scalp Dermatoses
Descriptor Spanish: Dermatosis del Cuero Cabelludo
Descriptor dermatosis del cuero cabelludo
Scope note: Enfermedades cutáneas que afectan al CUERO CABELLUDO.
Descriptor Portuguese: Dermatoses do Couro Cabeludo
Descriptor French: Dermatoses du cuir chevelu
Entry term(s): Dermatoses, Scalp
Dermatosis, Scalp
Scalp Dermatosis
Tree number(s): C17.800.738
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Skin diseases involving the SCALP.
Annotation: consider synonym for dermatitis of scalp & do not add DERMATITIS unless one of the specific DERMATITIS terms in MeSH; does not include neoplasms of scalp: see note on SCALP
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
DeCS ID: 12918
Unique ID: D012536
NLM Classification: WR 450
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/02/17
Scalp Dermatoses - Preferred
Concept UI M0019465
Scope note Skin diseases involving the SCALP.
Preferred term Scalp Dermatoses
Entry term(s) Dermatoses, Scalp
Dermatosis, Scalp
Scalp Dermatosis

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