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Photophobia MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Photophobia
Tree Number(s)
C10.597.751.941.661
C11.966.741
C23.888.592.763.941.661
Unique ID
D020795
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020795
Scope Note
Abnormal sensitivity to light. This may occur as a manifestation of EYE DISEASES; MIGRAINE; SUBARACHNOID HEMORRHAGE; MENINGITIS; and other disorders. Photophobia may also occur in association with DEPRESSION and other MENTAL DISORDERS.
Entry Term(s)
Light Sensitivity
Previous Indexing
Eye Diseases (1968-1999)
Vision Disorders (1968-1999)
Public MeSH Note
2000
History Note
2000
Date Established
2000/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/11/03
Photophobia Preferred
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