Descriptor English: Hepatitis
Descriptor Spanish: Hepatitis
Descriptor hepatitis
Descriptor Portuguese: Hepatite
Descriptor French: Hépatite
Entry term(s): Hepatitides
Tree number(s): C06.552.380
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: INFLAMMATION of the LIVER.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; probably non-viral; viral hepatitis equals HEPATITIS, VIRAL, HUMAN or HEPATITIS, VIRAL, ANIMAL or their specifics; /chem ind equals CHEMICAL AND DRUG INDUCED LIVER INJURY
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
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
VI virology
Entry Combination: veterinary:Hepatitis, Animal
DeCS ID: 6657
Unique ID: D006505
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/12
Hepatitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0010205
Scope note INFLAMMATION of the LIVER.
Preferred term Hepatitis
Entry term(s) Hepatitides

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