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Descriptor English: Eye Diseases, Hereditary
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades Hereditarias del Ojo
Descriptor Portuguese: Oftalmopatias Hereditárias
Descriptor French: Maladies héréditaires de l'oeil
Entry term(s): Eye Disease, Hereditary
Hereditary Eye Disease
Hereditary Eye Diseases
Tree number(s): C11.270
C16.320.290
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015785
Scope note: Transmission of gene defects or chromosomal aberrations/abnormalities which are expressed in extreme variation in the structure or function of the eye. These may be evident at birth, but may be manifested later with progression of the disorder.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
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
Previous Indexing: Eye Diseases/genetics (1966-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
Entry Version: EYE DIS HEREDITARY
DeCS ID: 24635
Unique ID: D015785
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/09/06
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Eye Diseases, Hereditary - Preferred
Concept UI M0024182
Scope note Transmission of gene defects or chromosomal aberrations/abnormalities which are expressed in extreme variation in the structure or function of the eye. These may be evident at birth, but may be manifested later with progression of the disorder.
Preferred term Eye Diseases, Hereditary
Entry term(s) Eye Disease, Hereditary
Hereditary Eye Disease
Hereditary Eye Diseases



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