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Cachexia MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cachexia
Tree Number(s)
C23.888.144.243.963.500.500
Unique ID
D002100
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002100
Annotation
WASTING SYNDROME is also available: do not make diagnosis, use words of text
Scope Note
General ill health, malnutrition, and weight loss, usually associated with chronic disease.
NLM Classification #
WB 148
See Also
HIV Wasting Syndrome
Wasting Syndrome
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2004/07/07
Cachexia Preferred
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