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Descriptor English: Orthostatic Intolerance
Descriptor Spanish: Intolerancia Ortostática
Descriptor Portuguese: Intolerância Ortostática
Descriptor French: Intolérance orthostatique
Entry term(s): Intolerance, Orthostatic
Tree number(s): C10.177.575.600
C23.888.592.610
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054971
Scope note: Symptoms of cerebral hypoperfusion or autonomic overaction which develop while the subject is standing, but are relieved on recumbency. Types of this include NEUROCARDIOGENIC SYNCOPE; POSTURAL ORTHOSTATIC TACHYCARDIA SYNDROME; and neurogenic ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. (From Noseworthy, JH., Neurological Therapeutics Principles and Practice, 2007, p2575-2576)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
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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
Public MeSH Note: 2009
History Note: 2009
DeCS ID: 53089
Unique ID: D054971
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Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Orthostatic Intolerance - Preferred
Concept UI M0511375
Scope note Symptoms of cerebral hypoperfusion or autonomic overaction which develop while the subject is standing, but are relieved on recumbency. Types of this include NEUROCARDIOGENIC SYNCOPE; POSTURAL ORTHOSTATIC TACHYCARDIA SYNDROME; and neurogenic ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. (From Noseworthy, JH., Neurological Therapeutics Principles and Practice, 2007, p2575-2576)
Preferred term Orthostatic Intolerance
Entry term(s) Intolerance, Orthostatic



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