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Descriptor English: Hemoptysis
Descriptor Spanish: Hemoptisis
Descriptor Portuguese: Hemoptise
Descriptor French: Hémoptysie
Entry term(s): Hemoptyses
Tree number(s): C08.381.348
C23.550.414.896
C23.888.852.430
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006469
Scope note: Expectoration or spitting of blood originating from any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT, usually from hemorrhage in the lung parenchyma (PULMONARY ALVEOLI) and the BRONCHIAL ARTERIES.
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
DeCS ID: 6621
Unique ID: D006469
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Hemoptysis - Preferred
Concept UI M0010151
Scope note Expectoration or spitting of blood originating from any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT, usually from hemorrhage in the lung parenchyma (PULMONARY ALVEOLI) and the BRONCHIAL ARTERIES.
Preferred term Hemoptysis
Entry term(s) Hemoptyses



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