Descriptor English: Balanitis
Descriptor Spanish: Balanitis
Descriptor balanitis
Entry term(s) balanopostitis
Scope note: Inflamación del glande del pene.
Descriptor Portuguese: Balanite (Inflamação)
Descriptor French: Balanite
Entry term(s): Balanitides
Tree number(s): C12.100.500.494.136
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Inflammation of the head of the PENIS, glans penis.
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
Public MeSH Note: 1966
History Note: 1966
DeCS ID: 1469
Unique ID: D001446
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Balanitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0002151
Scope note Inflammation of the head of the PENIS, glans penis.
Preferred term Balanitis
Entry term(s) Balanitides

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