Descriptor English: Helminthiasis
Descriptor Spanish: Helmintiasis
Descriptor helmintiasis
Entry term(s) helmintosis
infecciones por Nematomorpha
infecciones por gusanos parásitos
infecciones por helmintos
infestaciones por gusanos parásitos
infestación por helmintos
Scope note: Infestaciones por gusanos parásitos de la clase de los helmintos.
Descriptor Portuguese: Helmintíase
Descriptor French: Helminthiase
Entry term(s): Helminthiases
Infection, Nematomorpha
Infections, Nematomorpha
Nematomorpha Infection
Nematomorpha Infections
Tree number(s): C01.610.335
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Infestation with parasitic worms of the helminth class.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; coordinate with NEGLECTED DISEASES if pertinent; infections in the intestines: coordinate IM with INTESTINAL DISEASES, PARASITIC (IM)
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
TM transmission
UR urine
VI virology
Entry Combination: veterinary:Helminthiasis, Animal
Public MeSH Note: NEMATOMORPHA INFECTIONS was heading 1991, see under HELMINTHIASIS 1975-90
History Note: NEMATOMORPHA INFECTIONS was heading 1975-91 (see under HELMINTHIASIS 1975-90)
Related: Anthelmintics MeSH
DeCS ID: 6522
Unique ID: D006373
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Helminthiasis - Preferred
Concept UI M0010007
Scope note Infestation with parasitic worms of the helminth class.
Preferred term Helminthiasis
Entry term(s) Helminthiases
Infections, Nematomorpha - Narrower
Concept UI M0010008
Preferred term Infections, Nematomorpha
Entry term(s) Infection, Nematomorpha
Nematomorpha Infection
Nematomorpha Infections

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