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Descriptor English:   Dehydration 
Descriptor Spanish:   Deshidratación 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Desidratação 
Synonyms English:   Stress, Water
Water Stress  
Tree Number:   C18.452.950.179
Definition English:   The condition that results from excessive loss of water from a living organism. 
Indexing Annotation English:   differentiate from DESICCATION, a technique for removing moisture from matter; /ther: coord with ORAL REHYDRATION THERAPY see FLUID THERAPY if pertinent; do not use X ref WATER STRESS for water stress test: consider IMMERSION; permitted (NIM) with microorganisms, lower animals and plants
See Related English:   Desiccation
Fluid Therapy
Rehydration Solutions
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   3694 
Unique Identifier:   D003681 

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