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Descriptor in English: Tuberculosis
Descriptor in Spanish: Tuberculosis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tuberculose
Descriptor in French: Tuberculose
Entry term(s): Infection, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Infections, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Koch Disease
Koch's Disease
Kochs Disease
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infections
Tuberculoses
Tree number(s): C01.150.252.410.040.552.846
SP4.012.148.189
Scope note: Any of the infectious diseases of man and other animals caused by species of MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS.
Annotation: caused by various species of Mycobacterium; GEN: prefer specifics; if unspecified as just "tuberculosis", TUBERCULOSIS, PULMONARY is probably the correct heading but check text carefully; tuberculid: index under TUBERCULOSIS, CUTANEOUS; /drug ther: consider also ANTITUBERCULAR AGENTS; indexing policy: Manual 23.13.2
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
Online Note: use TUBERCULOSIS to search TUBERCULOSIS IMMUNITY 1966
History Note: TUBERCULOSIS IMMUNITY was heading 1963-66
See also the descriptors: Antitubercular Agents MeSH
Interferon-gamma Release Tests MeSH
Tuberculin Test MeSH
DeCS UI: 14778
Descriptor UI: D014376
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Tuberculosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0022106
Scope note Any of the infectious diseases of man and other animals caused by species of MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS.
Preferred term Tuberculosis
Entry term(s) Infection, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Infections, Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Koch Disease
Koch's Disease
Kochs Disease
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infections
Tuberculoses



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