Descriptor English: Leg Injuries
Descriptor Spanish: Traumatismos de la Pierna
Descriptor traumatismos de la pierna
Entry term(s) lesiones de la pierna
Scope note: Lesión general o inespecífica que afecta las piernas.
Descriptor Portuguese: Traumatismos da Perna
Descriptor French: Traumatismes de la jambe
Entry term(s): Injuries, Leg
Injury, Leg
Leg Injury
Tree number(s): C26.558
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: General or unspecified injuries involving the leg.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; consider also /inj with specific parts of the leg; /vet permitted for non-primates
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: LEG INJ
Related: Peroneal Neuropathies MeSH
Tibial Neuropathy MeSH
DeCS ID: 8047
Unique ID: D007869
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Leg Injuries - Preferred
Concept UI M0012284
Scope note General or unspecified injuries involving the leg.
Preferred term Leg Injuries
Entry term(s) Injuries, Leg
Injury, Leg
Leg Injury

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey