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Descriptor English: Radiation Effects
Descriptor Spanish: Efectos de la Radiación
Descriptor Portuguese: Efeitos da Radiação
Descriptor French: Effets des rayonnements
Entry term(s): Effect, Radiation
Effects, Radiation
Radiation Effect
Tree number(s): G01.750.745
N06.850.810.300
SP4.102.072.092.693.050.384.045
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011830
Scope note: The effects of ionizing and nonionizing radiation upon living organisms, organs and tissues, and their constituents, and upon physiologic processes. It includes the effect of irradiation on food, drugs, and chemicals.
Annotation: general only: prefer the qualifier / rad eff: Manual 19.7+, 19.8.60; indexing policy: Manual 28.10+ ; radiation causing neoplasms = NEOPLASMS, RADIATION-INDUCED or LEUKEMIA, RADIATION-INDUCED, radiation causing abnormalities = ABNORMALITIES, RADIATION-INDUCED
Public MeSH Note: RADIATION IMMUNOLOGY was heading 1964-66
Online Note: use RADIATION EFFECTS to search RADIATION IMMUNOLOGY 1966
History Note: RADIATION IMMUNOLOGY was heading 1964-66
Entry Version: RAD EFF
Related: Radiation Genetics MeSH
Radiation Tolerance MeSH
DeCS ID: 12269
Unique ID: D011830
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Radiation Effects - Preferred
Concept UI M0018378
Scope note The effects of ionizing and nonionizing radiation upon living organisms, organs and tissues, and their constituents, and upon physiologic processes. It includes the effect of irradiation on food, drugs, and chemicals.
Preferred term Radiation Effects
Entry term(s) Effect, Radiation
Effects, Radiation
Radiation Effect



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