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Descriptor in English: Mental Disorders
Descriptor in Spanish: Trastornos Mentales
Descriptor in Portuguese: Transtornos Mentais
Descriptor in French: Troubles mentaux
Entry term(s): Behavior Disorders
Diagnosis, Psychiatric
Disorder, Mental
Disorder, Severe Mental
Disorders, Behavior
Disorders, Mental
Disorders, Severe Mental
Mental Disorder
Mental Disorder, Severe
Mental Disorders, Severe
Psychiatric Diagnosis
Psychiatric Disease
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Disorder
Psychiatric Disorders
Psychiatric Illness
Psychiatric Illnesses
Severe Mental Disorder
Severe Mental Disorders
Tree number(s): F03
Scope note: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
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
See also the descriptors: Mentally Ill Persons MeSH
DeCS UI: 8771
Descriptor UI: D001523
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/06/17
Mental Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M0002289
Scope note Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
Preferred term Mental Disorders
Entry term(s) Disorder, Mental
Disorders, Mental
Mental Disorder
Psychiatric Disease
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Disorder
Psychiatric Disorders
Psychiatric Illness
Psychiatric Illnesses
Diagnosis, Psychiatric - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0002290
Preferred term Diagnosis, Psychiatric
Entry term(s) Psychiatric Diagnosis
Behavior Disorders - Narrower
Concept UI M0002288
Preferred term Behavior Disorders
Entry term(s) Disorders, Behavior
Mental Disorders, Severe - Broader
Concept UI M000606130
Preferred term Mental Disorders, Severe
Entry term(s) Disorder, Severe Mental
Disorders, Severe Mental
Mental Disorder, Severe
Severe Mental Disorder
Severe Mental Disorders



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