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Descriptor English:   Vitamins 
Descriptor Spanish:   Vitaminas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Vitaminas 
Synonyms English:   Vitamin  
Tree Number:   D27.505.696.494.600
Definition English:   Organic substances that are required in small amounts for maintenance and growth, but which cannot be manufactured by the human body. 
Indexing Annotation English:   deficiency = AVITAMINOSIS but prefer specific precoordinated vitamin deficiency terms (avitaminosis A = VITAMIN A DEFICIENCY, etc.); /ther use: coordinate with disease term with either /drug ther or /diet ther depending on whether the vitamin is discussed as a drug or a dietary supplement
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Vitamins/deficiency use Avitaminosis
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BI biosynthesis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification EC economics
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PH physiology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   15217 
Unique Identifier:   D014815 

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