Descriptor English: Hemorrhage
Descriptor Spanish: Hemorragia
Descriptor hemorragia
Entry term(s) sangrado
Scope note: Sangrado o escape de sangre de un vaso.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hemorragia
Descriptor French: Hémorragie
Entry term(s): Bleeding
Tree number(s): C23.550.414
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; coordinate with organ/disease term, not organ /blood supply; consider also terms for presence of blood within cavities, as HEMOTHORAX; HEMATOCOLPOS; etc.
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
Related: Bloodletting MeSH
Phlebotomy MeSH
DeCS ID: 6622
Unique ID: D006470
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Hemorrhage - Preferred
Concept UI M0010152
Scope note Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.
Preferred term Hemorrhage
Entry term(s) Bleeding

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