Descriptor English: Kidney Diseases
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades Renales
Descriptor enfermedades renales
Entry term(s) enfermedad renal
Descriptor Portuguese: Nefropatias
Descriptor French: Maladies du rein
Entry term(s): Disease, Kidney
Diseases, Kidney
Kidney Disease
Tree number(s): C12.050.351.968.419
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Pathological processes of the KIDNEY or its component tissues.
Annotation: general or unspecified: prefer specifics; inflammatory disease = NEPHRITIS; consider diseases under NEPHR- & RENAL; cyst = KIDNEY, CYSTIC or 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
Entry Version: KIDNEY DIS
DeCS ID: 7849
Unique ID: D007674
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Kidney Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0012014
Scope note Pathological processes of the KIDNEY or its component tissues.
Preferred term Kidney Diseases
Entry term(s) Disease, Kidney
Diseases, Kidney
Kidney Disease

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