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Descriptor English: Eye Injuries
Descriptor Spanish: Lesiones Oculares
Descriptor Portuguese: Traumatismos Oculares
Descriptor French: Lésions traumatiques de l'oeil
Entry term(s): Eye Injury
Injuries, Eye
Injury, Eye
Tree number(s): C10.900.300.284.250
C11.297
C26.915.300.425.250
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005131
Scope note: Damage or trauma inflicted to the eye by external means. The concept includes both surface injuries and intraocular injuries.
Annotation: general or unspecified; consider also /inj with specific parts of eye; EYE INJURIES, PENETRATING & EYE BURNS are also available
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
Entry Version: EYE INJ
DeCS ID: 28016
Unique ID: D005131
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Eye Injuries - Preferred
Concept UI M0008091
Scope note Damage or trauma inflicted to the eye by external means. The concept includes both surface injuries and intraocular injuries.
Preferred term Eye Injuries
Entry term(s) Eye Injury
Injuries, Eye
Injury, Eye



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