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Illness Behavior MeSH Descriptor Data 2024

MeSH Heading
Illness Behavior
Tree Number(s)
Unique ID
RDF Unique Identifier
Scope Note
Coordinate set of non-specific behavioral responses to non-psychiatric illness. These may include loss of APPETITE or LIBIDO; disinterest in ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING; or withdrawal from social interaction.
Entry Term(s)
Sickness Behavior
Previous Indexing
Sick Role (1975-2008)
See Also
Sick Role
Public MeSH Note
2009; see Sick Role 1975-2008
History Note
2009; use Sick Role 1975-2008
Date Established
Date of Entry
Illness Behavior Preferred
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