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Descriptor English: Southeastern United States
Descriptor Spanish: Sudeste de Estados Unidos
Descriptor Portuguese: Sudeste dos Estados Unidos
Descriptor French: États du Sud-Est des États-Unis
Entry term(s): Southeast U.S.
Southeast US
Tree number(s): Z01.107.567.875.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015144
Scope note: The geographic area of the southeastern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not included. The states usually included in this region are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Virginia.
Annotation: index specific states as needed but use SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES when text uses the term & when the region is the intent of the author; CATALOGER: Use for 4 or more states
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
History Note: 89
DeCS ID: 27843
Unique ID: D015144
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/03/18
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Southeastern United States - Preferred
Concept UI M0023280
Scope note The geographic area of the southeastern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not included. The states usually included in this region are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Virginia.
Preferred term Southeastern United States
Entry term(s) Southeast U.S.
Southeast US



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