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Descriptor in English: Skin Diseases, Infectious
Descriptor in Spanish: Enfermedades Cutáneas Infecciosas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Dermatopatias Infecciosas
Descriptor in French: Infections de la peau
Entry term(s): Disease, Infectious Skin
Diseases, Infectious Skin
Infectious Skin Disease
Infectious Skin Diseases
Skin Disease, Infectious
Tree number(s): C01.800
C17.800.838
Scope note: Skin diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, parasites, or viruses.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics; coord IM with specific infect dis (IM) + site (NIM) but note precoord site terms in note on SKIN DISEASES; bacterial = SKIN DISEASES, BACTERIAL, viral = SKIN DISEASES, VIRAL, parasitic = SKIN DISEASES, PARASITIC, fungal = DERMATOMYCOSES
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
History Note: 68
DeCS UI: 13255
Descriptor UI: D012874
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1996/06/10
Skin Diseases, Infectious - Preferred
Concept UI M0019935
Scope note Skin diseases caused by bacteria, fungi, parasites, or viruses.
Preferred term Skin Diseases, Infectious
Entry term(s) Disease, Infectious Skin
Diseases, Infectious Skin
Infectious Skin Disease
Infectious Skin Diseases
Skin Disease, Infectious



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