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Descriptor in English: Bacterial Infections
Descriptor in Spanish: Infecciones Bacterianas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Infecções Bacterianas
Descriptor in French: Infections bactériennes
Entry term(s): Bacterial Infection
Infection, Bacterial
Infections, Bacterial
Tree number(s): C01.150.252
SP4.012.168
Scope note: Infections by bacteria, general or unspecified.
Annotation: GEN: prefer specifics; many texts saying "sepsis" mean BACTERIAL INFECTIONS: check text; TN 209: differentiation from presence of bacteria in organs; DF: BACT INFECT
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
History Note: 72
DeCS UI: 1447
Descriptor UI: D001424
Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/02/28
Bacterial Infections - Preferred
Concept UI M0002126
Scope note Infections by bacteria, general or unspecified.
Preferred term Bacterial Infections
Entry term(s) Bacterial Infection
Infection, Bacterial
Infections, Bacterial



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