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Descriptor English: Pollen
Descriptor Spanish: Polen
Descriptor Portuguese: Pólen
Descriptor French: Pollen
Entry term(s): Gamete, Plant Male
Gametes, Plant Male
Gametophyte, Male
Gametophytes, Male
Grain, Pollen
Grains, Pollen
Male Gamete, Plant
Male Gametes, Plant
Male Gametophyte
Male Gametophytes
Microspore, Plant
Microspores, Plant
Plant Male Gamete
Plant Male Gametes
Plant Microspore
Plant Microspores
Pollen (Homeopathy)
Pollen Grain
Pollen Grains
Tree number(s): A18.024.249.500.249.500
HP4.018.592.641
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011058
Scope note: The fertilizing element of plants that contains the male GAMETOPHYTES.
Annotation: coordinate with specific plant; pollen as an allergen: coordinate IM with ALLERGENS (IM); hypersensitivity: consider RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY and its specifics particularly RHINITIS, ALLERGIC, SEASONAL
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Related: Allergens MeSH
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal MeSH
DeCS ID: 11491
Unique ID: D011058
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Pollen - Preferred
Concept UI M0017130
Scope note The fertilizing element of plants that contains the male GAMETOPHYTES.
Preferred term Pollen
Entry term(s) Grain, Pollen
Grains, Pollen
Pollen Grain
Pollen Grains
Male Gametophytes - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0525386
Preferred term Male Gametophytes
Entry term(s) Gametophyte, Male
Gametophytes, Male
Male Gametophyte
Plant Microspores - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0525385
Preferred term Plant Microspores
Entry term(s) Microspore, Plant
Microspores, Plant
Plant Microspore
Male Gametes, Plant - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0525387
Preferred term Male Gametes, Plant
Entry term(s) Gamete, Plant Male
Gametes, Plant Male
Male Gamete, Plant
Plant Male Gamete
Plant Male Gametes
Pollen (Homeopathy) - Narrower
Concept UI FD00059783
Scope note Homeopathic remedy. Abbreviation: "poll.". Plant origin.
Preferred term Pollen (Homeopathy)



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