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Multiple Organ Failure MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Multiple Organ Failure
Tree Number(s)
C23.550.835.525
Unique ID
D009102
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009102
Scope Note
A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting mechanisms, usually postinjury or postoperative.
Entry Term(s)
MODS
Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
Organ Dysfunction Syndrome, Multiple
Organ Failure, Multiple
See Also
Organ Dysfunction Scores
Public MeSH Note
83
History Note
83
Date Established
1983/01/01
Date of Entry
1982/04/26
Revision Date
2012/07/03
Multiple Organ Failure Preferred
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