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Descriptor English: Cone Dystrophy
Descriptor Spanish: Distrofia del Cono
Descriptor Portuguese: Distrofia de Cones
Descriptor French: Dystrophie des cônes
Entry term(s): Cone Dystrophies
Cone Dystrophies, Progressive
Cone Dystrophies, Stationary
Cone Dystrophy, Progressive
Cone Dystrophy, Stationary
Dystrophies, Cone
Dystrophies, Progressive Cone
Dystrophies, Stationary Cone
Dystrophy, Cone
Dystrophy, Progressive Cone
Dystrophy, Stationary Cone
Progressive Cone Dystrophies
Progressive Cone Dystrophy
Stationary Cone Dystrophies
Stationary Cone Dystrophy
Tree number(s): C11.270.151
C11.768.216
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000077765
Scope note: A general term which describes a group of rare eye disorders that affect the cone cells of the RETINA. Cone dystrophy can cause a variety of symptoms including decreased visual clarity or acuity when looking straight ahead (central vision), a reduced ability to see colors, and an increased sensitivity to light (PHOTOPHOBIA).
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
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: 2019
History Note: 2019
DeCS ID: 57745
Unique ID: D000077765
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Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2019/04/29
Cone Dystrophy - Preferred
Concept UI M000641686
Scope note A general term which describes a group of rare eye disorders that affect the cone cells of the RETINA. Cone dystrophy can cause a variety of symptoms including decreased visual clarity or acuity when looking straight ahead (central vision), a reduced ability to see colors, and an increased sensitivity to light (PHOTOPHOBIA).
Preferred term Cone Dystrophy
Entry term(s) Cone Dystrophies
Dystrophies, Cone
Dystrophy, Cone
Progressive Cone Dystrophy - Narrower
Concept UI M000641687
Preferred term Progressive Cone Dystrophy
Entry term(s) Cone Dystrophies, Progressive
Cone Dystrophy, Progressive
Dystrophies, Progressive Cone
Dystrophy, Progressive Cone
Progressive Cone Dystrophies
Stationary Cone Dystrophy - Narrower
Concept UI M000641688
Preferred term Stationary Cone Dystrophy
Entry term(s) Cone Dystrophies, Stationary
Cone Dystrophy, Stationary
Dystrophies, Stationary Cone
Dystrophy, Stationary Cone
Stationary Cone Dystrophies



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