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Descriptor in English: diagnosis
Descriptor in Spanish: diagnóstico
Descriptor in Portuguese: diagnóstico
Descriptor in French: diagnostic
Entry term(s): findings
screening
signs
symptoms
Scope note: Used with diseases for all aspects of diagnosis, including examination, differential diagnosis and prognosis. Excludes diagnosis using imaging techniques (e.g. radiography, scintigraphy, and ultrasonography) for which "diagnostic imaging" is used.
Annotation: subheading only; includes "examination", "symptoms"
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/DI or DI (SH) or SUBS APPLY DI
History Note: 66; used with Category C & F 1966-74; C & F3 1975 forward
Entry Version: DIAG
Abbreviation: DI
DeCS UI: 22016
Descriptor UI: Q000175
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2017/04/11
diagnosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0030360
Scope note Used with diseases for all aspects of diagnosis, including examination, differential diagnosis and prognosis. Excludes diagnosis using imaging techniques (e.g. radiography, scintigraphy, and ultrasonography) for which "diagnostic imaging" is used.
Preferred term diagnosis
symptoms - Narrower
Concept UI M0030365
Preferred term symptoms
signs - Narrower
Concept UI M0030363
Preferred term signs
findings - Narrower
Concept UI M0030364
Preferred term findings
screening - Narrower
Concept UI M0030362
Preferred term screening



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