"Noncommunicable Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Diseases of long duration and generally slow progression. The four main types of noncommunicable diseases are CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (e.g., heart attacks and stroke), CANCER, chronic respiratory diseases (e.g., CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE and ASTHMA) and DIABETES MELLITUS.
- Noncommunicable Diseases
- Noncommunicable Disease
- Non-infectious Diseases
- Non infectious Diseases
- Non-infectious Disease
- Non-communicable Diseases
- Disease, Non-communicable
- Diseases, Non-communicable
- Non communicable Diseases
- Non-communicable Disease
- Noninfectious Diseases
- Noninfectious Disease
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