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Genetic Predisposition to Disease MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Tree Number(s)
C23.550.291.687.500
G05.380.355
Unique ID
D020022
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020022
Annotation
latent susceptibility to disease only: coordinate with specific disease/genet; for positive genetic predisposition (like longevity) use specific trait/genet
Scope Note
A latent susceptibility to disease at the genetic level, which may be activated under certain conditions.
Entry Version
GENET PREDISPOSITION DIS
Entry Term(s)
Genetic Predisposition
Genetic Susceptibility
Predisposition, Genetic
Susceptibility, Genetic
Previous Indexing
specific disease/genetics (1966-1998)
See Also
Gene-Environment Interaction
Genetic Association Studies
Genetic Testing
Public MeSH Note
99
History Note
99
Entry Combination
diagnosis:Genetic Testing
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/10
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Genetic Predisposition to Disease Preferred
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