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Descriptor in English: Disease Transmission, Infectious
Descriptor in Spanish: Transmisión de Enfermedad Infecciosa
Descriptor in Portuguese: Transmissão de Doença Infecciosa
Descriptor in French: Transmission de maladie infectieuse
Entry term(s): Autochthonous Transmission
Autochthonous Transmissions
Communicable Disease Transmission
Disease Transmission, Communicable
Horizontal Transmission of Infection
Horizontal Transmission of Infectious Disease
Infection Horizontal Transmission
Infection Transmission
Infection Transmission, Horizontal
Infectious Disease Transmission
Infectious Disease Transmission, Horizontal
Pathogen Transmission
Pathogen Transmission, Horizontal
Transmission of Infectious Disease
Transmission, Autochthonous
Transmission, Communicable Disease
Transmission, Infection
Transmission, Infectious Disease
Transmission, Pathogen
Transmissions, Autochthonous
Tree number(s): N06.850.310
Scope note: The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens. When transmission is within the same species, the mode can be horizontal or vertical (INFECTIOUS DISEASE TRANSMISSION, VERTICAL).
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer /transm with specific diseases
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
VE veterinary
History Note: 2009 (1995)
See also the descriptors: Communicable Diseases MeSH
Fomites MeSH
DeCS UI: 32284
Descriptor UI: D018562
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/01/25
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Disease Transmission, Infectious - Preferred
Concept UI M0027825
Scope note The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens. When transmission is within the same species, the mode can be horizontal or vertical (INFECTIOUS DISEASE TRANSMISSION, VERTICAL).
Preferred term Disease Transmission, Infectious
Entry term(s) Communicable Disease Transmission
Disease Transmission, Communicable
Infection Transmission
Infectious Disease Transmission
Pathogen Transmission
Transmission of Infectious Disease
Transmission, Communicable Disease
Transmission, Infection
Transmission, Infectious Disease
Transmission, Pathogen
Autochthonous Transmission - Narrower
Concept UI M000615066
Preferred term Autochthonous Transmission
Entry term(s) Autochthonous Transmissions
Transmission, Autochthonous
Transmissions, Autochthonous
Infectious Disease Transmission, Horizontal - Narrower
Concept UI M0027668
Scope note The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens from one individual to another.
Preferred term Infectious Disease Transmission, Horizontal
Entry term(s) Horizontal Transmission of Infection
Horizontal Transmission of Infectious Disease
Infection Horizontal Transmission
Infection Transmission, Horizontal
Pathogen Transmission, Horizontal



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