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Descriptor English: Anetoderma
Descriptor Spanish: Anetodermia
Descriptor Portuguese: Anetodermia
Descriptor French: Anétodermie
Entry term(s): Anetoderma, Primary
Anetoderma, Secondary
Anetodermas
Anetodermas, Primary
Anetodermas, Secondary
Primary Anetoderma
Primary Anetodermas
Secondary Anetoderma
Secondary Anetodermas
Tree number(s): C17.300.116
C17.800.804.108
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D057088
Scope note: Benign DERMATOSIS caused by a loss of dermal ELASTIC TISSUE resulting in localized sac-like areas of flaccid skin. It can be either primary (idiopathic) or secondary to other skin conditions, PENICILLAMINE use, or premature birth.
Annotation: do not confuse with CUTIS LAXA, mostly a genetic disease: both are described as "loose skin"
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
Previous Indexing: Skin Diseases (1963-2009)
Public MeSH Note: 2010
History Note: 2010
Related: Cutis Laxa MeSH
DeCS ID: 53560
Unique ID: D057088
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Anetoderma - Preferred
Concept UI M0534416
Scope note Benign DERMATOSIS caused by a loss of dermal ELASTIC TISSUE resulting in localized sac-like areas of flaccid skin. It can be either primary (idiopathic) or secondary to other skin conditions, PENICILLAMINE use, or premature birth.
Preferred term Anetoderma
Entry term(s) Anetodermas
Anetoderma, Secondary - Narrower
Concept UI M0534418
Preferred term Anetoderma, Secondary
Entry term(s) Anetodermas, Secondary
Secondary Anetoderma
Secondary Anetodermas
Anetoderma, Primary - Narrower
Concept UI M0534417
Preferred term Anetoderma, Primary
Entry term(s) Anetodermas, Primary
Primary Anetoderma
Primary Anetodermas



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