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Descriptor in English: Early Diagnosis
Descriptor in Spanish: Diagnóstico Precoz
Descriptor in Portuguese: Diagnóstico Precoce
Descriptor in French: Diagnostic précoce
Entry term(s): Diagnosis, Early
Disease Early Detection
Early Detection of Disease
Tree number(s): E01.390
Scope note: Methods to determine in patients the nature of a disease or disorder at its early stage of progression. Generally, early diagnosis improves PROGNOSIS and TREATMENT OUTCOME.
Annotation: IM general only
History Note: 2004
DeCS UI: 38340
Descriptor UI: D042241
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Early Diagnosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0440733
Scope note Methods to determine in patients the nature of a disease or disorder at its early stage of progression. Generally, early diagnosis improves PROGNOSIS and TREATMENT OUTCOME.
Preferred term Early Diagnosis
Entry term(s) Diagnosis, Early
Early Detection of Disease - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0513554
Preferred term Early Detection of Disease
Entry term(s) Disease Early Detection



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