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Descriptor English: Yin Deficiency
Descriptor Spanish: Deficiencia Yin
Descriptor Portuguese: Deficiência da Energia Yin
Descriptor French: Déficit du Yin
Entry term(s): Deficiency, Yin
Hsu, Yin
Xu, Yin
Yin Deficiencies
Yin Hsu
Yin Xu
Yinxu
Tree number(s): C23.550.972
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016710
Scope note: In the YIN-YANG system of philosophy and medicine, an insufficiency of body fluid (called yinxu), manifesting often as irritability, thirst, constipation, etc. (The Pinyin Chinese-English Dictionary, 1979).
Annotation: coord IM with clin manifest (IM) or precoord organ/dis term (IM); DF: YIN DEFIC
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
Previous Indexing: Medicine, Chinese Traditional (1983-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
Entry Version: YIN DEFIC
Related: Qi MeSH
Yin-Yang MeSH
DeCS ID: 29742
Unique ID: D016710
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/02/11
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Yin Deficiency - Preferred
Concept UI M0025452
Scope note In the YIN-YANG system of philosophy and medicine, an insufficiency of body fluid (called yinxu), manifesting often as irritability, thirst, constipation, etc. (The Pinyin Chinese-English Dictionary, 1979).
Preferred term Yin Deficiency
Entry term(s) Deficiency, Yin
Hsu, Yin
Xu, Yin
Yin Deficiencies
Yin Hsu
Yin Xu
Yinxu



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