Descriptor English: Thyroid Diseases
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades de la Tiroides
Descriptor enfermedades tiroideas
Entry term(s) enfermedades de la glándula tiroides
enfermedades de la tiroides
Scope note: Procesos patológicos que afectan a la GLÁNDULA TIROIDES.
Descriptor Portuguese: Doenças da Glândula Tireoide
Descriptor French: Maladies de la thyroïde
Entry term(s): Disease, Thyroid
Diseases, Thyroid
Thyroid Disease
Tree number(s): C19.874
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Pathological processes involving the THYROID GLAND.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; inflammatory disease (-itis) = THYROIDITIS or 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
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Entry Version: THYROID DIS
DeCS ID: 14347
Unique ID: D013959
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Thyroid Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0021478
Scope note Pathological processes involving the THYROID GLAND.
Preferred term Thyroid Diseases
Entry term(s) Disease, Thyroid
Diseases, Thyroid
Thyroid Disease

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