Descriptor English: Feeding and Eating Disorders
Descriptor Spanish: Trastornos de Alimentación y de la Ingestión de Alimentos
Descriptor trastornos alimentarios y de la ingestión de alimentos
Entry term(s) trastorno alimentario
trastornos alimentarios
trastornos de la conducta alimentaria
trastornos de la ingesta de alimentos
Scope note: Grupo de trastornos caracterizados por alteraciones psicológicas y fisiológicas del apetito y de la ingesta de ALIMENTOS.
Descriptor Portuguese: Transtornos da Alimentação e da Ingestão de Alimentos
Descriptor French: Troubles de l'alimentation
Entry term(s): Appetite Disorder
Appetite Disorders
Disorder, Eating
Disorder, Feeding
Disorders, Eating
Disorders, Feeding
Eating Disorder
Eating Disorders
Eating and Feeding Disorders
Feeding Disorder
Feeding Disorders
Tree number(s): F03.400
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A group of disorders characterized by physiological and psychological disturbances in appetite or food intake.
Annotation: in children, use FEEDING AND EATING DISORDERS OF CHILDHOOD if related to mental disorder
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
Public MeSH Note: 2016; see EATING AND FEEDING DISORDERS 1989-2015, see APPETITE DISORDERS 1963-1988
History Note: 2016 (1983)
DeCS ID: 24382
Unique ID: D001068
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Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Feeding and Eating Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M000601696
Scope note A group of disorders characterized by physiological and psychological disturbances in appetite or food intake.
Preferred term Feeding and Eating Disorders
Entry term(s) Eating and Feeding Disorders
Feeding Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M000616184
Preferred term Feeding Disorders
Entry term(s) Disorder, Feeding
Disorders, Feeding
Feeding Disorder
Eating Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M000616183
Preferred term Eating Disorders
Entry term(s) Disorder, Eating
Disorders, Eating
Eating Disorder
Appetite Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M0001615
Preferred term Appetite Disorders
Entry term(s) Appetite Disorder

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