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Diffuse Axonal Injury MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Diffuse Axonal Injury
Tree Number(s)
C10.228.140.199.388.500
C10.900.300.087.219.500
C26.915.300.200.188.500
Unique ID
D020833
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020833
Scope Note
A relatively common sequela of blunt head injury, characterized by a global disruption of axons throughout the brain. Associated clinical features may include NEUROBEHAVIORAL MANIFESTATIONS; PERSISTENT VEGETATIVE STATE; DEMENTIA; and other disorders.
Entry Version
DIFFUSE AXONAL INJ
Entry Term(s)
Axonal Injury, Diffuse
DAI (Diffuse Axonal Injury)
Previous Indexing
Brain Injuries (1982-1999)
Public MeSH Note
2000
History Note
2000
Date Established
2000/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/11/08
Revision Date
2016/01/20
Diffuse Axonal Injury Preferred
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