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Descriptor English: Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
Descriptor Spanish: Enfermedades Nutricionales y Metabólicas
Descriptor Portuguese: Doenças Nutricionais e Metabólicas
Descriptor French: Maladies métaboliques et nutritionnelles
Tree number(s): C18
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009750
Scope note: A collective term for nutritional disorders resulting from poor absorption or nutritional imbalance, and metabolic disorders resulting from defects in biosynthesis (ANABOLISM) or breakdown (CATABOLISM) of endogenous substances.
Annotation: used for searching; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
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
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98; use explode 1971-97
Entry Version: NUTRITIONAL METAB DIS
DeCS ID: 9931
Unique ID: D009750
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Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases - Preferred
Concept UI M0015124
Scope note A collective term for nutritional disorders resulting from poor absorption or nutritional imbalance, and metabolic disorders resulting from defects in biosynthesis (ANABOLISM) or breakdown (CATABOLISM) of endogenous substances.
Preferred term Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases



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