Qualifier English: Arthralgia
Qualifier Spanish: Artralgia
Descriptor artralgia
Entry term(s) dolor articular
Scope note: Dolor en la articulación.
Qualifier Portuguese: Artralgia
Qualifier French: Arthralgie
Entry term(s): Arthralgias
Joint Pain
Joint Pains
Pain, Joint
Pains, Joint
Tree number(s): C05.550.091
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Pain in the joint.
Annotation: non-inflamm joint pain: do not confuse with ARTHRITIS which is inflamm; term used more in foreign lit than in Amer; coord IM with specific joint (IM)
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: Arthritis (1975-1994)
Joint Diseases (1967-1994)
Pain (1967-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32350
Unique ID: D018771
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Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/05/31
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Arthralgia - Preferred
Concept UI M0028099
Scope note Pain in the joint.
Preferred term Arthralgia
Entry term(s) Arthralgias
Joint Pain
Joint Pains
Pain, Joint
Pains, Joint
Polyarthralgia - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0028100
Preferred term Polyarthralgia
Entry term(s) Polyarthralgias

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