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Descriptor English: Duodenitis
Descriptor Spanish: Duodenitis
Descriptor duodenitis
Scope note: Inflamación del segmento duodenal del INTESTINO DELGADO. La duodenitis erosiva puede ser causa de hemorragia del TUBO DIGESTIVO ALTO y ÚLCERA PÉPTICA.
Descriptor Portuguese: Duodenite
Descriptor French: Duodénite
Entry term(s): Duodenitis, Erosive
Erosive Duodenitis
Tree number(s): C06.405.205.462.249
C06.405.469.275.600
C06.405.469.326.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004382
Scope note: Inflammation of the DUODENUM section of the small intestine (INTESTINE, SMALL). Erosive duodenitis may cause bleeding in the UPPER GI TRACT and PEPTIC ULCER.
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: Duodenal Diseases (1966-1979)
Enteritis (1966-1979)
Public MeSH Note: 80
History Note: 80
DeCS ID: 4443
Unique ID: D004382
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1980/01/01
Date of Entry: 1979/05/29
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Duodenitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0006886
Scope note Inflammation of the DUODENUM section of the small intestine (INTESTINE, SMALL). Erosive duodenitis may cause bleeding in the UPPER GI TRACT and PEPTIC ULCER.
Preferred term Duodenitis
Erosive Duodenitis - Narrower
Concept UI M0444529
Preferred term Erosive Duodenitis
Entry term(s) Duodenitis, Erosive



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