Descriptor English: Hoarding
Descriptor Spanish: Acaparamiento
Descriptor Portuguese: Colecionismo
Descriptor French: Mise en réserve
Tree number(s): F01.145.493
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions.
Annotation: differentiate from HOARDING DISORDER
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
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
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (1990-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2017; see Obsessive Hoarding 2012-2016
DeCS ID: 54752
Unique ID: D060845
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2018/06/23
Hoarding - Preferred
Concept UI M0555621
Scope note A persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions.
Preferred term Hoarding

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