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Descriptor English: Crying
Descriptor Spanish: Llanto
Descriptor Portuguese: Choro
Descriptor French: Cris
Entry term(s): Cryings
Tree number(s): F01.145.209.530.258
F01.525.200.310.300
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003448
Scope note: To utter an inarticulate, characteristic sound in order to communicate or express a feeling, or desire for attention.
Allowable Qualifiers: PH physiology
PX psychology
Previous Indexing: Child Behavior (1966-1969)
Infant, Newborn (1966-1969)
Voice (1966-1969)
Public MeSH Note: 70
History Note: 70
DeCS ID: 3465
Unique ID: D003448
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Crying - Preferred
Concept UI M0005375
Scope note To utter an inarticulate, characteristic sound in order to communicate or express a feeling, or desire for attention.
Preferred term Crying
Entry term(s) Cryings



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