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Descriptor English: Radiation Tolerance
Descriptor Spanish: Tolerancia a Radiación
Descriptor Portuguese: Tolerância a Radiação
Descriptor French: Radiotolérance
Entry term(s): Radiation Sensitivities
Radiation Sensitivity
Radiation Tolerances
Radiosensitivities
Radiosensitivity
Sensitivities, Radiation
Sensitivity, Radiation
Tolerance, Radiation
Tolerances, Radiation
Tree number(s): G04.712
G07.738
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011836
Scope note: The ability of some cells or tissues to survive lethal doses of IONIZING RADIATION. Tolerance depends on the species, cell type, and physical and chemical variables, including RADIATION-PROTECTIVE AGENTS and RADIATION-SENSITIZING AGENTS.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Radiation Dosage (1972-1976)
Radiation Effects (1966-1976)
Radiotherapy Dosage (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
Entry Version: RAD TOLERANCE
Related: Radiation Effects MeSH
Radiation-Protective Agents MeSH
Radiation-Sensitizing Agents MeSH
DeCS ID: 12279
Unique ID: D011836
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Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/13
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Radiation Tolerance - Preferred
Concept UI M0018386
Scope note The ability of some cells or tissues to survive lethal doses of IONIZING RADIATION. Tolerance depends on the species, cell type, and physical and chemical variables, including RADIATION-PROTECTIVE AGENTS and RADIATION-SENSITIZING AGENTS.
Preferred term Radiation Tolerance
Entry term(s) Radiation Sensitivities
Radiation Sensitivity
Radiation Tolerances
Radiosensitivities
Radiosensitivity
Sensitivities, Radiation
Sensitivity, Radiation
Tolerance, Radiation
Tolerances, Radiation



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