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Descriptor English: Child Development
Descriptor Spanish: Desarrollo Infantil
Descriptor Portuguese: Desenvolvimento Infantil
Descriptor French: Développement de l'enfant
Entry term(s): Development, Child
Development, Infant
Infant Development
Tree number(s): F01.525.200
G07.345.374.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002657
Scope note: The continuous sequential physiological and psychological maturing of an individual from birth up to but not including ADOLESCENCE.
Annotation: includes infant and child but not adolescents; add the appropriate age check tag
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Behavior (1966-1967)
Child Psychology (1966-1967)
Growth (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Related: Growth MeSH
Motor Skills MeSH
Personality Development MeSH
DeCS ID: 2702
Unique ID: D002657
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/01/15
Child Development - Preferred
Concept UI M0004057
Scope note The continuous sequential physiological and psychological maturing of an individual from birth up to but not including ADOLESCENCE.
Preferred term Child Development
Entry term(s) Development, Child
Infant Development - Narrower
Concept UI M0004058
Preferred term Infant Development
Entry term(s) Development, Infant



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