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Descriptor English: Sensation Disorders
Descriptor Spanish: Trastornos de la Sensación
Descriptor Portuguese: Transtornos das Sensações
Descriptor French: Troubles sensitifs
Entry term(s): Sensation Disorder
Senses Disorder, Special
Senses Disorders, Special
Sensory Disorder
Sensory Disorders
Special Senses Disorder
Special Senses Disorders
Tree number(s): C10.597.751
C23.888.592.763
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012678
Scope note: Disorders of the special senses (i.e., VISION; HEARING; TASTE; and SMELL) or somatosensory system (i.e., afferent components of the PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM).
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
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: Nervous System Diseases (1980-1992)
Sensation (1969-1992)
Public MeSH Note: 1993
History Note: 1993; was SENSATION DISORDERS (NON MESH) 1967-92
Entry Version: SENSATION DIS
DeCS ID: 30524
Unique ID: D012678
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1993/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Sensation Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M0019651
Scope note Disorders of the special senses (i.e., VISION; HEARING; TASTE; and SMELL) or somatosensory system (i.e., afferent components of the PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM).
Preferred term Sensation Disorders
Entry term(s) Sensation Disorder
Special Senses Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M0336525
Preferred term Special Senses Disorders
Entry term(s) Senses Disorder, Special
Senses Disorders, Special
Special Senses Disorder
Sensory Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M0336524
Preferred term Sensory Disorders
Entry term(s) Sensory Disorder



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