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Stupor MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Stupor
Tree Number(s)
C10.597.606.358.800.500
C23.888.592.604.359.800.500
Unique ID
D053608
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053608
Scope Note
A state of reduced sensibility and response to stimuli which is distinguished from COMA in that the person can be aroused by vigorous and repeated stimulation. The person is still conscious and can make voluntary movements. It can be induced by CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM AGENTS. The word derives from Latin stupere and is related to stunned, stupid, dazed or LETHARGY.
Entry Term(s)
Narcosis
Previous Indexing
Coma (2000-2006)
See Also
Sleep Stages
Public MeSH Note
2007; see COMA 2000-2006
History Note
2007; use COMA 2000-2006
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Stupor Preferred
Narcosis Related
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