Descriptor English: Vitamins
Descriptor Spanish: Vitaminas
Descriptor Portuguese: Vitaminas
Descriptor French: Vitamines
Tree number(s): D27.505.696.494.600
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Organic substances that are required in small amounts for maintenance and growth, but which cannot be manufactured by the human body.
Annotation: deficiency = AVITAMINOSIS but prefer specific precoordinated vitamin deficiency terms (avitaminosis A = VITAMIN A DEFICIENCY, etc.); /ther use: coordinate with disease term with either /drug ther or /diet ther depending on whether the vitamin is discussed as a drug or a dietary supplement
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration et posologie
AE effets indésirables
AG agonistes
AI antagonistes et inhibiteurs
AN analyse
BI biosynthèse
BL sang
CF liquide cérébrospinal
CH composition chimique
CL classification
CS synthèse chimique
EC économie
GE génétique
HI histoire
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PD pharmacologie
PH physiologie
PK pharmacocinétique
PO intoxication
RE effets des radiations
SD ressources et distribution
ST normes
TO toxicité
TU usage thérapeutique
UR urine
Entry Combination: deficiency:Avitaminosis
DeCS ID: 15217
Unique ID: D014815
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Vitamines - Preferred
Concept UI M0022811
Preferred term Vitamines

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