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Descriptor English: Tea
Descriptor Spanish:
Descriptor Portuguese: Chá
Descriptor French: Thé
Entry term(s): Black Tea
Black Teas
Green Tea
Green Teas
Tea, Black
Tea, Green
Teas, Black
Teas, Green
Tree number(s): D20.215.784.844
G07.203.100.831
J02.200.831
VS2.001.002.007
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013662
Scope note: The infusion of leaves of CAMELLIA SINENSIS (formerly Thea sinensis) as a beverage, the familiar Asian tea, which contains CATECHIN (especially epigallocatechin gallate) and CAFFEINE.
Annotation: restrict to drink prepared from tea plant, CAMELLIA SINENSIS (formerly Thea sinensis); TEAS, HERBAL and TEAS, MEDICINAL are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EC economics
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 66
Related: Camellia sinensis MeSH
Theophylline MeSH
DeCS ID: 14041
Unique ID: D013662
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/07/01
Tea - Preferred
Concept UI M0021081
Scope note The infusion of leaves of CAMELLIA SINENSIS (formerly Thea sinensis) as a beverage, the familiar Asian tea, which contains CATECHIN (especially epigallocatechin gallate) and CAFFEINE.
Preferred term Tea
Green Tea - Narrower
Concept UI M000603650
Preferred term Green Tea
Entry term(s) Green Teas
Tea, Green
Teas, Green
Black Tea - Narrower
Concept UI M000603651
Preferred term Black Tea
Entry term(s) Black Teas
Tea, Black
Teas, Black



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