Descriptor English: Hypervitaminosis A
Descriptor Spanish: Hipervitaminosis A
Descriptor hipervitaminosis A
Scope note: Síndrome que se produce por la ingestión de cantidades excesivas de vitamina A.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipervitaminose A
Descriptor French: Hypervitaminose A
Tree number(s): C18.654.301
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A symptom complex resulting from ingesting excessive amounts of VITAMIN A.
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
Previous Indexing: Vitamin A (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 87
History Note: 87
DeCS ID: 19197
Unique ID: D006986
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Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/04/18
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Hypervitaminosis A - Preferred
Concept UI M0010877
Scope note A symptom complex resulting from ingesting excessive amounts of VITAMIN A.
Preferred term Hypervitaminosis A

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