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Descriptor English: Infant, Premature
Descriptor Spanish: Recien Nacido Prematuro
Descriptor Portuguese: Recém-Nascido Prematuro
Descriptor French: Prématuré
Entry term(s): Infant, Preterm
Infants, Premature
Infants, Preterm
Neonatal Prematurity
Premature Infant
Premature Infants
Prematurity, Neonatal
Preterm Infant
Preterm Infants
Tree number(s): M01.060.703.520.520
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007234
Scope note: A human infant born before 37 weeks of GESTATION.
Annotation: check the tag INFANT, NEWBORN
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
GD growth & development
IM immunology
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PX psychology
UR urine
Related: Premature Birth MeSH
DeCS ID: 22228
Unique ID: D007234
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: 2012/07/03
Infant, Premature - Preferred
Concept UI M0011288
Scope note A human infant born before 37 weeks of GESTATION.
Preferred term Infant, Premature
Entry term(s) Infant, Preterm
Infants, Premature
Infants, Preterm
Premature Infant
Premature Infants
Preterm Infant
Preterm Infants
Neonatal Prematurity - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011289
Preferred term Neonatal Prematurity
Entry term(s) Prematurity, Neonatal



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