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Descriptor in English: Disease Outbreaks
Descriptor in Spanish: Brotes de Enfermedades
Descriptor in Portuguese: Surtos de Doenças
Descriptor in French: Épidémies de maladies
Entry term(s): Disease Outbreak
Disease Outbreak, Infectious
Disease Outbreaks, Infectious
Infectious Disease Outbreak
Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Outbreak, Disease
Outbreak, Infectious Disease
Outbreaks
Outbreaks, Disease
Outbreaks, Infectious Disease
Tree number(s): N06.850.290
SP5.001.047.113.104
Scope note: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
Annotation: coordinate IM with specific disease / epidemiol (IM) & specify geographic location if pertinent; differentiate from EPIDEMICS, follow terminology in text
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
VE veterinary
History Note: 68(66)
See also the descriptors: Communicable Diseases MeSH
DeCS UI: 28589
Descriptor UI: D004196
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Disease Outbreaks - Preferred
Concept UI M0006566
Scope note Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
Preferred term Disease Outbreaks
Entry term(s) Disease Outbreak
Disease Outbreak, Infectious
Disease Outbreaks, Infectious
Infectious Disease Outbreak
Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Outbreak, Disease
Outbreak, Infectious Disease
Outbreaks
Outbreaks, Disease
Outbreaks, Infectious Disease



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