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Descriptor in English: Battered Child Syndrome
Descriptor in Spanish: Síndrome del Niño Maltratado
Descriptor in Portuguese: Síndrome da Criança Espancada
Descriptor in French: Syndrome de l'enfant battu
Entry term(s): Battered Child Syndromes
Child Syndrome, Battered
Child Syndromes, Battered
Nonaccidental Trauma in Children
Syndrome, Battered Child
Syndromes, Battered Child
Tree number(s): C26.130
F03.950.750.124
Scope note: A clinical condition resulting from repeated physical and psychological injuries inflicted on a child by the parents or caregivers.
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
Online Note: search CHILD ABUSE 1966-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under CHILD ABUSE 1975-90
See also the descriptors: Adult Survivors of Child Abuse MeSH
Child Abuse MeSH
DeCS UI: 1517
Descriptor UI: D001497
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/30
Battered Child Syndrome - Preferred
Concept UI M0002231
Scope note A clinical condition resulting from repeated physical and psychological injuries inflicted on a child by the parents or caregivers.
Preferred term Battered Child Syndrome
Entry term(s) Battered Child Syndromes
Child Syndrome, Battered
Child Syndromes, Battered
Nonaccidental Trauma in Children
Syndrome, Battered Child
Syndromes, Battered Child



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