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 DeCS Categories

N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.850 Public Health .
N06.850.290 Disease Outbreaks .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.001 Health .
SP4.001.012 Environmental Illness .
SP4.001.012.093 Disease Outbreaks .
SP5 Epidemiology and Biostatistics .
SP5.001 Epidemiology .
SP5.001.047 Uses of Epidemiology .
SP5.001.047.113 Epidemiological Monitoring .
SP5. Disease Outbreaks .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Disease Outbreaks .
Infectious Disease Outbreaks .
Disease Outbreak .
Disease Outbreak, Infectious .
Disease Outbreaks, Infectious .
Infectious Disease Outbreak .
Outbreak, Disease .
Outbreak, Infectious Disease .
Outbreaks, Disease .
Outbreaks, Infectious Disease .
Outbreaks .
Investigation of Disease Outbreaks .
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS. .
/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. .