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Descriptor English: Monkey Diseases
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades de los Monos
Descriptor enfermedades de los monos
Scope note: Enfermedades de los monos del Viejo y Nuevo Mundo. Este término incluye enfermedades de babuinos, pero no de chimpancés o gorilas (= ENFERMEDADES DEL SIMIO ANTROPOIDEO).
Descriptor Portuguese: Doenças dos Macacos
Descriptor French: Maladies des singes
Entry term(s): Disease, Monkey
Diseases, Monkey
Monkey Disease
Tree number(s): C22.735.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008992
Scope note: Diseases of Old World and New World monkeys. This term includes diseases of baboons but not of chimpanzees or gorillas (= APE DISEASES).
Annotation: coordinate with specific monkey or with HAPLORHINI (NIM) if monkey is not specified + specific disease /vet; for abnormalities or injuries, index under specific monkey heading /abnorm or /inj; does not include diseases of chimpanzees: CHIMPANZEE is an ape, not monkey ( = APE DISEASES)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
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
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
TM transmission
UR urine
VI virology
Entry Version: MONKEY DIS
DeCS ID: 9184
Unique ID: D008992
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: 2003/07/30
Monkey Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0014023
Scope note Diseases of Old World and New World monkeys. This term includes diseases of baboons but not of chimpanzees or gorillas (= APE DISEASES).
Preferred term Monkey Diseases
Entry term(s) Disease, Monkey
Diseases, Monkey
Monkey Disease



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