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Descriptor in English: Hysteria
Descriptor in Spanish: Histeria
Descriptor in Portuguese: Histeria
Descriptor in French: Hystérie
Entry term(s): Hysterical Neuroses
Neuroses, Hysterical
Tree number(s): F03.675.400.500
Scope note: Historical term for a chronic, but fluctuating, disorder beginning in early life and characterized by recurrent and multiple somatic complaints not apparently due to physical illness. This diagnosis is not used in contemporary practice.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
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
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VI virology
Online Note: use HYSTERIA to search HYSTERICAL NEUROSES 1969-78
History Note: HYSTERICAL NEUROSES was see under HYSTERIA 1969-78
DeCS UI: 7227
Descriptor UI: D007046
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Hysteria - Preferred
Concept UI M0010957
Scope note Historical term for a chronic, but fluctuating, disorder beginning in early life and characterized by recurrent and multiple somatic complaints not apparently due to physical illness. This diagnosis is not used in contemporary practice.
Preferred term Hysteria
Hysterical Neuroses - Narrower
Concept UI M0010958
Preferred term Hysterical Neuroses
Entry term(s) Neuroses, Hysterical



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