Descriptor English: Alkalosis
Descriptor Spanish: Alcalosis
Descriptor alcalosis
Scope note: Estado patológico en el que se eliminan ácidos o se acumulan bases en los fluidos corporales.
Descriptor Portuguese: Alcalose
Descriptor French: Alcalose
Entry term(s): Alkaloses
Tree number(s): C18.452.076.354
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A pathological condition that removes acid or adds base to the body fluids.
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 ID: 473
Unique ID: D000471
NLM Classification: WD 226
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Alkalosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0000714
Scope note A pathological condition that removes acid or adds base to the body fluids.
Preferred term Alkalosis
Entry term(s) Alkaloses

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