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Descriptor English: Eritrea
Descriptor Spanish: Eritrea
Descriptor Portuguese: Eritreia
Descriptor French: Érythrée
Tree number(s): Z01.058.290.120.292
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019017
Scope note: A country of eastern Africa, west of the Red Sea, bordered west and northwest by SUDAN, and south by ETHIOPIA. Its capital is Asmara.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Previous Indexing: Ethiopia (1966-1995)
History Note: 96; was see ETHIOPIA 1975-95
DeCS ID: 32755
Unique ID: D019017
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1996/01/01
Date of Entry: 1995/05/26
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Eritrea - Preferred
Concept UI M0028396
Scope note A country of eastern Africa, west of the Red Sea, bordered west and northwest by SUDAN, and south by ETHIOPIA. Its capital is Asmara.
Preferred term Eritrea



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