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Descriptor in English: Anemia
Descriptor in Spanish: Anemia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Anemia
Descriptor in French: Anémie
Entry term(s): Anemias
Tree number(s): C15.378.071
Scope note: A reduction in the number of circulating ERYTHROCYTES or in the quantity of HEMOGLOBIN.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specifics
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: Hepcidins MeSH
DeCS UI: 755
Descriptor UI: D000740
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Anemia - Preferred
Concept UI M0001119
Scope note A reduction in the number of circulating ERYTHROCYTES or in the quantity of HEMOGLOBIN.
Preferred term Anemia
Entry term(s) Anemias



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