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Descriptor in English: Language Disorders
Descriptor in Spanish: Trastornos del Lenguaje
Descriptor in Portuguese: Transtornos da Linguagem
Descriptor in French: Troubles du langage
Entry term(s): Acquired Language Disorder
Acquired Language Disorders
Language Disorder
Language Disorder, Acquired
Language Disorders, Acquired
Tree number(s): C10.597.606.150.500
C23.888.592.604.150.500
Scope note: Conditions characterized by deficiencies of comprehension or expression of written and spoken forms of language. These include acquired and developmental disorders.
Annotation: /ther: consider also LANGUAGE THERAPY; do not confuse with SPEECH DISORDERS: read differentiation of LANGUAGE & SPEECH under LANGUAGE; do not confuse with LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT DISORDERS: see note there
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
History Note: 1967
See also the descriptors: Speech Disorders MeSH
DeCS UI: 7984
Descriptor UI: D007806
Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Language Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M0012206
Scope note Conditions characterized by deficiencies of comprehension or expression of written and spoken forms of language. These include acquired and developmental disorders.
Preferred term Language Disorders
Entry term(s) Language Disorder
Acquired Language Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M0337611
Preferred term Acquired Language Disorders
Entry term(s) Acquired Language Disorder
Language Disorder, Acquired
Language Disorders, Acquired



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