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 DeCS Categories

C18 Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases .
C18.654 Nutrition Disorders .
C18.654.726 Overnutrition .
C18.654.726.500 Obesity .
C18.654.726.500.700 Obesity, Morbid .
C23 Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms .
C23.550 Pathologic Processes .
C23.550.291 Disease Attributes .
C23.550.291.500 Chronic Disease .
C23.550.291.500.500 Multiple Chronic Conditions .
C23.888 Signs and Symptoms .
C23.888.144 Body Weight .
C23.888.144.699 Overweight .
C23.888.144.699.500 Obesity .
C23.888.144.699.500.500 Obesity, Morbid .
E01 Diagnosis .
E01.370 Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures .
E01.370.600 Physical Examination .
E01.370.600.115 Body Constitution .
E01.370.600.115.100 Body Weights and Measures .
E01.370.600.115.100.160 Body Size .
E01.370.600. Body Weight .
E01.370.600. Overweight .
E01.370.600. Obesity .
E01.370.600. Obesity, Morbid .
E05 Investigative Techniques .
E05.318 Epidemiologic Methods .
E05.318.308 Data Collection .
E05.318.308.985 Vital Statistics .
E05.318.308.985.525 Morbidity .
G07 Physiological Phenomena .
G07.100 Body Constitution .
G07.100.100 Body Weights and Measures .
G07.100.100.160 Body Size .
G07. Body Weight .
G07. Overweight .
G07. Obesity .
G07. Obesity, Morbid .
N01 Population Characteristics .
N01.224 Demography .
N01.224.935 Vital Statistics .
N01.224.935.597 Morbidity .
N05 Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation .
N05.715 Quality of Health Care .
N05.715.350 Epidemiologic Factors .
N05.715.350.225 Comorbidity .
N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.850 Public Health .
N06.850.490 Epidemiologic Factors .
N06.850.490.687 Comorbidity .
N06.850.505 Epidemiologic Measurements .
N06.850.505.400 Demography .
N06.850.505.400.975 Vital Statistics .
N06.850.505.400.975.525 Morbidity .
N06.850.520 Epidemiologic Methods .
N06.850.520.308 Data Collection .
N06.850.520.308.985 Vital Statistics .
N06.850.520.308.985.525 Morbidity .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.011 Science .
SP4.011.127 Social Sciences .
SP4.011.127.413 Demography .
SP4.011.127.413.639 Health Status Indicators .
SP4.011.127.413.639.900 Morbidity .
SP4.046 Occupational Health .
SP4.046.452 Occupational Medicine .
SP4.046.452.708 Morbidity .
SP5 Epidemiology and Biostatistics .
SP5.001 Epidemiology .
SP5.001.002 Health-Disease Process .
SP5.001.002.023 Comorbidity .
SP5.006 Biostatistics .
SP5.006.052 Demographic Data .
SP5.006.052.168 Vital Statistics .
SP5. Morbidity .
SP5.006.062 Information Storage and Retrieval .
SP5.006.062.208 Morbidity Surveys .
SP5.006.067 Health Status Indicators .
SP5.006.067.233 Indicators of Morbidity and Mortality .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Morbidity .
Morbidities .
The proportion of patients with a particular disease during a given year per given unit of population. .
/epidemiology .
/endemics .
/epidemics .
/frequency .
/incidence .
/morbidity .
/occurrence .
/outbreaks .
/prevalence .
/surveillance .
Used with human and veterinary diseases for the distribution of disease, factors which cause disease, and the attributes of disease in defined populations; includes incidence, frequency, prevalence, endemic and epidemic outbreaks; also surveys and estimates of morbidity in geographic areas and in specified populations. Used also with geographical headings for the location of epidemiologic aspects of a disease. Excludes mortality for which "mortality" is used. .
Multiple Chronic Conditions .
Multi .
Multiple Chronic Diseases .
Multiple Chronic Health Conditions .
Multiple Chronic Illnesses .
Multiple Chronic Medical Conditions .
Multiple Morbidity .
Chronic Conditions, Multiple .
Chronic Disease, Multiple .
Chronic Diseases, Multiple .
Chronic Illnesses, Multiple .
Morbidity, Multiple .
Multiple Chronic Disease .
Multus .
Two or more concurrent chronic physical, mental, or behavioral health problems in an individual. .
Morbidity Surveys .
Method to estimate the prevalence and/or incidence of diseases in the population. .
Comorbidity .
Comorbidities .
The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival. .
Indicators of Morbidity and Mortality .
Summary measures that contain relevant information about the frequency of illnesses and deaths. .
Obesity, Morbid .
Obesity, Severe .
Morbid Obesities .
Obesities, Morbid .
Obesities, Severe .
Severe Obesities .
Severe Obesity .
Morbid Obesity .
The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2. .