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Diagnosis, Dual (Psychiatry) MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Dual (Psychiatry)
Tree Number(s)
E01.190
Unique ID
D017831
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017831
Annotation
restrict to substance abuse with ment disord; IM GEN only; coord NIM with specific addiction (IM) + specific ment disord (IM); DF: DUAL DIAG
Scope Note
The co-existence of a substance abuse disorder with a psychiatric disorder. The diagnostic principle is based on the fact that it has been found often that chemically dependent patients also have psychiatric problems of various degrees of severity.
Entry Version
DUAL DIAG
Entry Term(s)
Dual Diagnosis
Dual Diagnosis, Psychiatric
Psychiatric Diagnosis, Dual
Psychiatric Dual Diagnosis
Previous Indexing
specific mental disorder/diagnosis (1989-1993)
specific substance abuse disorder/diagnosis (1989-1993)
Public MeSH Note
94
History Note
94
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1993/02/16
Diagnosis, Dual (Psychiatry) Preferred
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