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Descriptor English: Denial, Psychological
Descriptor Spanish: Negación en Psicología
Descriptor Portuguese: Negação em Psicologia
Descriptor French: Dénégation psychologique
Entry term(s): Denial, Psychology
Psychological Denial
Tree number(s): F01.393.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003717
Scope note: Refusal to admit the truth or reality of a situation or experience.
Previous Indexing: Defense Mechanisms (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 1975
History Note: 2020 (1975); was DENIAL (PSYCHOLOGY) 1975-2019
DeCS ID: 3729
Unique ID: D003717
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Date Established: 1975/09/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2018/10/10
Denial, Psychological - Preferred
Concept UI M0005833
Scope note Refusal to admit the truth or reality of a situation or experience.
Preferred term Denial, Psychological
Entry term(s) Denial, Psychology
Psychological Denial



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