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disease course
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
Natural history of how a disease behaves over time. It refers to the pathological development, sequence, speed, stages and form it takes from inception to resolution.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/321.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/321
Used For
clinical course
Broader Term
pathological processes and conditions
Narrower Term
acute course
chronic diseases
latent period
prepatent period
relapse
remission
Related Term
disease progression
metastasis
pathogenesis
prognosis
Spanish
curso de una enfermedad
Term Number
321