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Descriptor English: Veterinary Medicine
Descriptor Spanish: Medicina Veterinaria
Descriptor Portuguese: Medicina Veterinária
Descriptor French: Médecine vétérinaire
Entry term(s): Medicine, Veterinary
Tree number(s): H02.956
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014730
Scope note: The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.
Annotation: use for the specialty only; use /vet with diseases & techniques
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Combination: education:Education, Veterinary
legislation & jurisprudence:Legislation, Veterinary
Entry Version: VET MED
Related: Animal Diseases MeSH
Animal Technicians MeSH
Laboratory Animal Science MeSH
DeCS ID: 15134
Unique ID: D014730
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: 2008/07/08
Veterinary Medicine - Preferred
Concept UI M0022648
Scope note The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.
Preferred term Veterinary Medicine
Entry term(s) Medicine, Veterinary



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