Descriptor in English: Hemorrhage
Descriptor in Spanish: Hemorragia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hemorragia
Descriptor in French: Hémorragie
Entry term(s): Bleeding
Tree number(s): C23.550.414
Scope note: Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics; coord IM with organ/dis precoord (IM), 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
See also the descriptors: Bloodletting MeSH
Phlebotomy MeSH
DeCS UI: 6622
Descriptor UI: D006470
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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