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Descriptor in English: Vasculitis
Descriptor in Spanish: Vasculitis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Vasculite
Descriptor in French: Vascularite
Entry term(s): Angiitides
Angiitis
Vasculitides
Tree number(s): C14.907.940
Scope note: Inflammation of any one of the blood vessels, including the ARTERIES; VEINS; and rest of the vasculature system in the body.
Annotation: general or unspecified; consider SYSTEMIC VASCULITIS; ARTERITIS; or PHLEBITIS & their indentions; VASCULITIS, HEMORRHAGIC see PURPURA, SCHOENLEIN-HENOCH is also available
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
History Note: 1978
DeCS UI: 15059
Descriptor UI: D014657
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/27
Revision Date: 2009/07/13
Vasculitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0022540
Scope note Inflammation of any one of the blood vessels, including the ARTERIES; VEINS; and rest of the vasculature system in the body.
Preferred term Vasculitis
Entry term(s) Angiitides
Angiitis
Vasculitides



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