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Descriptor English: Water Microbiology
Descriptor Spanish: Microbiología del Agua
Descriptor Portuguese: Microbiologia da Água
Descriptor French: Microbiologie de l'eau
Entry term(s): Microbiology, Water
Water Analysis
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.540.274.777
N06.850.425.450
SP4.016.157.763
SP4.016.172
SP4.102.107.223.399
SP4.102.107.242
VS4.001.001.002.001.001.001.002
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014871
Scope note: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Annotation: coordinate with specific bacterium, virus or fungus
Allowable Qualifiers: ST standards
Entry Version: WATER MICROBIOL
Related: Analytical Quality Control DeCS
Dissolved Oxygen DeCS
Jar Test DeCS
Water Characteristics DeCS
DeCS ID: 15275
Unique ID: D014871
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Water Microbiology - Preferred
Concept UI M0022887
Scope note The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Preferred term Water Microbiology
Entry term(s) Microbiology, Water
Water Analysis - Broader
Concept UI FD00057975
Scope note Examination of water intended for human consumption makes it possible to assess the absence or presence of micro-organisms or chemicals in the water, which may be harmful to human health. (Free translation from the original: Brasil. FUNASA. Manual prático de análise de água, 2013. Available in: http://www.funasa.gov.br/site/wp-content/files_mf/manual_pratico_de_analise_de_agua_2.pdf)
Preferred term Water Analysis



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