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Descriptor English: Diagnostic Imaging
Descriptor Spanish: Diagnóstico por Imagen
Descriptor Portuguese: Diagnóstico por Imagem
Descriptor French: Imagerie diagnostique
Entry term(s): Imaging, Diagnostic
Imaging, Medical
Medical Imaging
Tree number(s): E01.370.350
VS3.003.001.006.005.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003952
Scope note: Any visual display of structural or functional patterns of organs or tissues for diagnostic evaluation. It includes measuring physiologic and metabolic responses to physical and chemical stimuli, as well as ultramicroscopy.
Annotation: general only; prefer /diag image with anatomical term or disease term and coordinate with specific imaging technique if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (1975-1987)
Photography (1966-1971)
Radiography (1975-1987)
Radiology (1971-1987)
Radionuclide Imaging (1977-1987)
Technology, Radiologic (1966-1987)
Thermography (1966-1987)
Tomography, X-Ray Computed (1977-1987)
Ultrasonic Diagnosis (1985-1987)
Ultrasonics (1971-1987)
specific radiographic technique (1966-1987)
Public MeSH Note: 88
History Note: 88
Entry Version: DIAG IMAGE
Related: Image Processing, Computer-Assisted MeSH
Phantoms, Imaging MeSH
DeCS ID: 22878
Unique ID: D003952
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/03/16
Revision Date: 2016/04/25
Diagnostic Imaging - Preferred
Concept UI M0006190
Scope note Any visual display of structural or functional patterns of organs or tissues for diagnostic evaluation. It includes measuring physiologic and metabolic responses to physical and chemical stimuli, as well as ultramicroscopy.
Preferred term Diagnostic Imaging
Entry term(s) Imaging, Diagnostic
Medical Imaging - Broader
Concept UI M0006191
Preferred term Medical Imaging
Entry term(s) Imaging, Medical



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