Descriptor English: Keratitis
Descriptor Spanish: Queratitis
Descriptor queratitis
Scope note: Inflamación de la córnea.
Descriptor Portuguese: Ceratite
Descriptor French: Kératite
Entry term(s): Keratitides
Tree number(s): C11.204.564
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Inflammation of the cornea.
Annotation: general 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
DeCS ID: 7803
Unique ID: D007634
NLM Classification: WW 220
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Keratitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0011962
Scope note Inflammation of the cornea.
Preferred term Keratitis
Entry term(s) Keratitides

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