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Descriptor in English: Disease Progression
Descriptor in Spanish: Progresión de la Enfermedad
Descriptor in Portuguese: Progressão da Doença
Descriptor in French: Évolution de la maladie
Entry term(s): Disease Exacerbation
Disease Progressions
Progression, Disease
Progressions, Disease
Tree number(s): C23.550.291.656
Scope note: The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.
History Note: 95
DeCS UI: 32285
Descriptor UI: D018450
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/04/19
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Disease Progression - Preferred
Concept UI M0027676
Scope note The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.
Preferred term Disease Progression
Entry term(s) Disease Progressions
Progression, Disease
Progressions, Disease
Disease Exacerbation - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0518984
Preferred term Disease Exacerbation



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