Descriptor English: Gingival Diseases
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades de las Encías
Descriptor enfermedades de las encías
Entry term(s) enfermedades gingivales
Scope note: Enfermedades que afectan a la ENCÍA.
Descriptor Portuguese: Doenças da Gengiva
Descriptor French: Maladies de la gencive
Entry term(s): Disease, Gingival
Diseases, Gingival
Gingival Disease
Tree number(s): C07.465.714.258
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Diseases involving the GINGIVA.
Annotation: inflamm dis = GINGIVITIS or PERICORONITIS; note entry term EPULIS: EPULIS /congen = EPULIS, CONGENITAL see GINGIVAL NEOPLASMS and is indexed GINGIVAL NEOPLASMS /congen
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
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
Entry Version: GINGIVAL DIS
DeCS ID: 6021
Unique ID: D005882
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/10/09
Gingival Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0009233
Scope note Diseases involving the GINGIVA.
Preferred term Gingival Diseases
Entry term(s) Disease, Gingival
Diseases, Gingival
Gingival Disease
Epulides - Narrower
Concept UI M0009235
Preferred term Epulides
Entry term(s) Epulis
Gingivosis - Narrower
Concept UI M0009234
Preferred term Gingivosis
Entry term(s) Gingivoses

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