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Descriptor English: Uveitis, Suppurative
Descriptor Spanish: Uveítis Supurativa
Descriptor Portuguese: Uveíte Supurativa
Descriptor French: Uvéite purulente
Entry term(s): Suppurative Uveitides
Suppurative Uveitis
Uveitides, Suppurative
Tree number(s): C01.150.252.289.900
C01.150.703.320.900
C01.375.265.500
C01.375.354.900
C01.375.450.900
C01.830.900
C11.294.265.500
C11.294.354.900
C11.294.450.900
C11.941.879.960
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015829
Scope note: Intraocular infection caused mainly by pus-producing bacteria and rarely by fungi. The infection may be caused by an injury or surgical wound (exogenous) or by endogenous septic emboli in such diseases as bacterial endocarditis or meningococcemia.
Annotation: coordinate IM with specific bacterial or fungal infect (IM)
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
TM transmission
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Uveitis (1966-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
DeCS ID: 24910
Unique ID: D015829
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/05/25
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Uveitis, Suppurative - Preferred
Concept UI M0024247
Scope note Intraocular infection caused mainly by pus-producing bacteria and rarely by fungi. The infection may be caused by an injury or surgical wound (exogenous) or by endogenous septic emboli in such diseases as bacterial endocarditis or meningococcemia.
Preferred term Uveitis, Suppurative
Entry term(s) Suppurative Uveitides
Suppurative Uveitis
Uveitides, Suppurative



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