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Descriptor English: Hunger
Descriptor Spanish: Hambre
Descriptor Portuguese: Fome
Descriptor French: Faim
Tree number(s): F01.658.293.391
G07.203.650.390
G10.261.390
SP6.071.267
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006815
Scope note: The desire for FOOD generated by a sensation arising from the lack of food in the STOMACH.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
EH ethnology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
DeCS ID: 29426
Unique ID: D006815
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: 2015/06/29
Hunger - Preferred
Concept UI M0010659
Scope note The desire for FOOD generated by a sensation arising from the lack of food in the STOMACH.
Preferred term Hunger



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