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Descriptor in English: Acute Pain
Descriptor in Spanish: Dolor Agudo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Dor Aguda
Descriptor in French: Douleur aigüe
Entry term(s): Acute Pains
Pain, Acute
Pains, Acute
Tree number(s): C23.888.592.612.081
Scope note: Intensely discomforting, distressful, or agonizing sensation associated with trauma or disease, with well-defined location, character, and timing.
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
History Note: 2012
See also the descriptors: Chronic Pain MeSH
DeCS UI: 54517
Descriptor UI: D059787
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Acute Pain - Preferred
Concept UI M0551476
Scope note Intensely discomforting, distressful, or agonizing sensation associated with trauma or disease, with well-defined location, character, and timing.
Preferred term Acute Pain
Entry term(s) Acute Pains
Pain, Acute
Pains, Acute



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