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Descriptor in English: Ecthyma
Descriptor in Spanish: Ectima
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ectima
Descriptor in French: Ecthyma
Entry term(s): Ecthymas
Tree number(s): C01.150.252.410.890.168
C01.150.252.819.210
C01.800.720.210
C17.800.695.210
C17.800.838.765.210
Scope note: An ulcerative pyoderma usually caused by group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal infection at the site of minor trauma. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Annotation: Strep infect
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
DeCS UI: 4528
Descriptor UI: D004473
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1994/02/08
Ecthyma - Preferred
Concept UI M0007029
Scope note An ulcerative pyoderma usually caused by group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal infection at the site of minor trauma. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Preferred term Ecthyma
Entry term(s) Ecthymas



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