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Descriptor English: Bacterial Infections
Descriptor Spanish: Infecciones Bacterianas
Descriptor Portuguese: Infecções Bacterianas
Descriptor French: Infections bactériennes
Entry term(s): Bacterial Disease
Bacterial Diseases
Bacterial Infection
Infection, Bacterial
Infections, Bacterial
Tree number(s): C01.150.252
SP4.012.168
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001424
Scope note: Infections by bacteria, general or unspecified.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; many texts saying "sepsis" mean BACTERIAL INFECTIONS: check text
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
TM transmission
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Infection (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 72
History Note: 72
Entry Version: BACT INFECT
DeCS ID: 1447
Unique ID: D001424
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/01/16
Bacterial Infections - Preferred
Concept UI M0002126
Scope note Infections by bacteria, general or unspecified.
Preferred term Bacterial Infections
Entry term(s) Bacterial Disease
Bacterial Diseases
Bacterial Infection
Infection, Bacterial
Infections, Bacterial



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