Disease Categories


Animal Diseases
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
Cardiovascular Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Disorders of Environmental Origin
Endocrine Diseases
Eye Diseases
Female Genital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases
Immunologic Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities
Nervous System Diseases
Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Parasitic Diseases
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases
Urologic and Male Genital Diseases
Virus Diseases

Do not use other MESH descriptors, even if they are subcategories of these disease category descriptors. Use only descriptors on this list and in our thesaurus.