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Qualifier in English: poisoning
Qualifier in Spanish: envenenamiento
Qualifier in Portuguese: envenenamento
Qualifier in French: intoxication
Entry term(s): poisonous effects
Scope note: Used with drugs, chemicals, and industrial materials for human or animal poisoning, acute or chronic, whether the poisoning is accidental, occupational, suicidal, by medication error, or by environmental exposure.
Annotation: subheading only; for clinical & veterinary only; for human & animal experiments use /toxicity; see also /adverse effects & /toxicity
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/PO or PO (SH) or SUBS APPLY PO
History Note: 66; used with Category D 1966-67; D & J 1968 forward
Entry Version: POIS
Abbreviation: PO
DeCS UI: 22025
Descriptor UI: Q000506
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2017/07/05
poisoning - Preferred
Concept UI M0030708
Scope note Used with drugs, chemicals, and industrial materials for human or animal poisoning, acute or chronic, whether the poisoning is accidental, occupational, suicidal, by medication error, or by environmental exposure.
Preferred term poisoning
poisonous effects - Narrower
Concept UI M0030709
Preferred term poisonous effects



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