Descriptor English: Alopecia
Descriptor Spanish: Alopecia
Descriptor alopecia
Entry term(s) alopecia androgenética
alopecia androgénica
calvicie masculina
Scope note: Ausencia de cabello en áreas donde normalmente existe.
Descriptor Portuguese: Alopecia
Descriptor French: Alopécie
Entry term(s): Alopecia Cicatrisata
Alopecia Cicatrisatas
Alopecia, Androgenetic
Alopecia, Androgenic
Alopecia, Male Pattern
Alopecias, Androgenic
Androgenetic Alopecia
Androgenic Alopecia
Androgenic Alopecias
Baldness, Female Pattern
Baldness, Male Pattern
Baldness, Pattern
Female Pattern Baldness
Female Pattern Hair Loss
Hair Loss
Hair Losses
Loss, Hair
Losses, Hair
Male Pattern Alopecia
Male Pattern Baldness
Pattern Baldness
Tree number(s): C17.800.329.937.122
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Absence of hair from areas where it is normally present.
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: 508
Unique ID: D000505
NLM Classification: WR 460
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/02/26
Alopecia - Preferred
Concept UI M0000757
Scope note Absence of hair from areas where it is normally present.
Preferred term Alopecia
Entry term(s) Baldness
Hair Loss
Hair Losses
Loss, Hair
Losses, Hair
Alopecia, Male Pattern - Narrower
Concept UI M000614340
Preferred term Alopecia, Male Pattern
Entry term(s) Baldness, Male Pattern
Male Pattern Alopecia
Male Pattern Baldness
Female Pattern Baldness - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000614339
Preferred term Female Pattern Baldness
Entry term(s) Baldness, Female Pattern
Female Pattern Hair Loss
Androgenetic Alopecia - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0000759
Preferred term Androgenetic Alopecia
Entry term(s) Alopecia, Androgenetic
Alopecia, Androgenic
Alopecias, Androgenic
Androgenic Alopecia
Androgenic Alopecias
Baldness, Pattern
Pattern Baldness
Pseudopelade - Narrower
Concept UI M0000758
Preferred term Pseudopelade
Entry term(s) Alopecia Cicatrisata
Alopecia Cicatrisatas

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