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   A person 65 through 79 years of age. For a person older than 79 years, AGED, 80 AND OVER is available.


A person 65 through 79 years of age. For a person older than 79 years, AGED, 80 AND OVER is available.



Agenesis, Enamel
A form of AMELOGENESIS IMPERFECTA characterized by incomplete formation of the dental enamel and transmitted as an X-linked or autosomal dominant trait. It is also associated with vitamin A, C, or D deficiency, infectious disease, prematurity, birth injury, Rh incompatibility, trauma, or local infection. Small grooves, pits, and fissures are seen in mild cases, deep horizontal rows of pits in severe cases, or absence of enamel in extreme cases. (Dorland, 27th ed)

Agencies, Health Systems
Health planning and resources development agencies which function in each health service area of the United States (PL 93-641).

A preconceived judgment made without adequate evidence and not easily alterable by presentation of contrary evidence.

Aged, Dentistry for
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of the elderly for proper maintenance or treatment. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.

Aged, 80 and over
A person 80 years of age and older.


Age-Specific Death Rates
All deaths reported in a given population.

Age-Related Osteoporosis
Reduction of bone mass without alteration in the composition of bone, leading to fractures. Primary osteoporosis can be of two major types: postmenopausal osteoporosis (OSTEOPOROSIS, POSTMENOPAUSAL) and age-related or senile osteoporosis.

Age-Related Memory Disorders
Disturbances in registering an impression, in the retention of an acquired impression, or in the recall of an impression. Memory impairments are associated with DEMENTIA; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; ENCEPHALITIS; ALCOHOLISM (see also ALCOHOL AMNESTIC DISORDER); SCHIZOPHRENIA; and other conditions.

Age Related Maculopathy
Degenerative changes in the macula lutea of the retina.

Age of Onset
The age or period of life at which a disease or the initial symptoms or manifestations of a disease appear in an individual.

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