Descriptor English: Lymphadenitis
Descriptor Spanish: Linfadenitis
Descriptor linfadenitis
Entry term(s) adenitis
Scope note: Inflamación de los ganglios linfáticos.
Descriptor Portuguese: Linfadenite
Descriptor French: Lymphadénite
Entry term(s): Adenitides
Tree number(s): C15.604.315
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Inflammation of the lymph nodes.
Annotation: inflamm of lymph nodes: do not confuse with LYMPHANGITIS, inflamm of lymphatic vessels; consider also MESENTERIC LYMPHADENITIS
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: 8376
Unique ID: D008199
NLM Classification: WH 700
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Lymphadenitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0012783
Scope note Inflammation of the lymph nodes.
Preferred term Lymphadenitis
Entry term(s) Lymphadenitides
Adenitis - Broader
Concept UI M0012782
Preferred term Adenitis
Entry term(s) Adenitides

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