|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000209|
|Scope note:||Used with diseases for causative agents including microorganisms and includes environmental and social factors and personal habits as contributing factors. It includes pathogenesis.
|Annotation:||subhead only; includes "pathogenesis" & "causes"; see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.33; DF: /etiol or /ET
|Allowable Qualifiers:||No qualifiers|
|Online Note:||search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/ET or ET (SH) or SUBS APPLY ET
|History Note:||66; used with Category C & F 1966-74; C & F3 1975 forward
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||1973/12/27|
etiology - Preferred
|Scope note||Used with diseases for causative agents including microorganisms and includes environmental and social factors and personal habits as contributing factors. It includes pathogenesis.|
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