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Descriptor in English: Nutrition Disorders
Descriptor in Spanish: Trastornos Nutricionales
Descriptor in Portuguese: Transtornos Nutricionais
Descriptor in French: Troubles nutritionnels
Entry term(s): Nutrition Disorder
Nutritional Disorder
Nutritional Disorders
Tree number(s): C18.654
SP6.016
Scope note: Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition.
Annotation: differentiate from DEFICIENCY DISEASES (results from deficient intake) & METABOLIC DISEASES
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
Online Note: use DEFICIENCY DISEASES to search MALNUTRITION 1966
History Note: MALNUTRITION was see under DEFICIENCY DISEASES 1963-66
See also the descriptors: Feeding Behavior MeSH
DeCS UI: 9933
Descriptor UI: D009748
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Nutrition Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M0015120
Scope note Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition.
Preferred term Nutrition Disorders
Entry term(s) Nutrition Disorder
Nutritional Disorder
Nutritional Disorders



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