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Descriptor in English: Acidosis
Descriptor in Spanish: Acidosis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Acidose
Descriptor in French: Acidose
Entry term(s): Acidoses
Acidoses, Metabolic
Acidosis, Metabolic
Metabolic Acidoses
Metabolic Acidosis
Tree number(s): C18.452.076.176
Scope note: A pathologic condition of acid accumulation or depletion of base in the body. The two main types are RESPIRATORY ACIDOSIS and metabolic acidosis, due to metabolic acid build up.
Annotation: general or unspecified; 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
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS UI: 147
Descriptor UI: D000138
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Acidosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0000213
Scope note A pathologic condition of acid accumulation or depletion of base in the body. The two main types are RESPIRATORY ACIDOSIS and metabolic acidosis, due to metabolic acid build up.
Preferred term Acidosis
Entry term(s) Acidoses
Metabolic Acidosis - Narrower
Concept UI M0544043
Preferred term Metabolic Acidosis
Entry term(s) Acidoses, Metabolic
Acidosis, Metabolic
Metabolic Acidoses



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