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Descriptor English: Vascular Diseases
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades Vasculares
Descriptor Portuguese: Doenças Vasculares
Descriptor French: Maladies vasculaires
Entry term(s): Disease, Vascular
Diseases, Vascular
Vascular Disease
Tree number(s): C14.907
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014652
Scope note: Pathological processes involving any of the BLOOD VESSELS in the cardiac or peripheral circulation. They include diseases of ARTERIES; VEINS; and rest of the vasculature system in the body.
Annotation: general, prefer specifics; inflammatory vascular disease = VASCULITIS; vascular compression syndromes: coordinate PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASES (IM) with CONSTRICTION, PATHOLOGIC (NIM) + specific blood vessel if pertinent (IM)
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: VASCULAR DIS
DeCS ID: 15055
Unique ID: D014652
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/02/28
Vascular Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0022535
Scope note Pathological processes involving any of the BLOOD VESSELS in the cardiac or peripheral circulation. They include diseases of ARTERIES; VEINS; and rest of the vasculature system in the body.
Preferred term Vascular Diseases
Entry term(s) Disease, Vascular
Diseases, Vascular
Vascular Disease



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