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Hepatitis, Viral, Human MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Tree Number(s)
C01.925.440
C06.552.380.705
Unique ID
D006525
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006525
Annotation
coordinate IM with pre-coordinated virus disease term (IM) but note specific viral hepatitis terms
Scope Note
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans due to infection by VIRUSES. There are several significant types of human viral hepatitis with infection caused by enteric-transmission (HEPATITIS A; HEPATITIS E) or blood transfusion (HEPATITIS B; HEPATITIS C; and HEPATITIS D).
Entry Term(s)
Viral Hepatitis, Human
NLM Classification #
WC 536
Previous Indexing
Hepatitis A (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note
77; HEPATITIS, VIRAL, NON-A, NON-B was heading 1980-91 (see under HEPATITIS, VIRAL, HUMAN 1980-90), was see HEPATITIS C 1992-93
Online Note
use HEPATITIS C to search HEPATITIS, VIRAL, NON-A, NON-B 1980-93
History Note
77; HEPATITIS, VIRAL, NON-A, NON-B was heading 1980-91 (see under HEPATITIS, VIRAL, HUMAN 1980-90), was see HEPATITIS C 1992-93
Date Established
1977/01/01
Date of Entry
1976/04/27
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Hepatitis, Viral, Human Preferred
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