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Descriptor English: Fear
Descriptor Spanish: Miedo
Descriptor Portuguese: Medo
Descriptor French: Peur
Entry term(s): Fears
Tree number(s): F01.470.361
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005239
Scope note: The affective response to an actual current external danger which subsides with the elimination of the threatening condition.
Annotation: human & animal
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
PX psychology
RE radiation effects
Related: Phobic Disorders MeSH
DeCS ID: 5342
Unique ID: D005239
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1998/06/10
Fear - Preferred
Concept UI M0008278
Scope note The affective response to an actual current external danger which subsides with the elimination of the threatening condition.
Preferred term Fear
Entry term(s) Fears



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