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Descriptor English: Metabolic Clearance Rate
Descriptor Spanish: Tasa de Depuración Metabólica
Descriptor Portuguese: Taxa de Depuração Metabólica
Descriptor French: Taux de clairance métabolique
Entry term(s): Clearance Rate, Metabolic
Clearance Rates, Metabolic
Metabolic Clearance Rates
Rate, Metabolic Clearance
Rates, Metabolic Clearance
Total Body Clearance Rate
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.843
E05.200.843
G03.490
G07.690.595
G07.690.725.513
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008657
Scope note: Volume of biological fluid completely cleared of drug metabolites as measured in unit time. Elimination occurs as a result of metabolic processes in the kidney, liver, saliva, sweat, intestine, heart, brain, or other site.
Annotation: NIM with specific drug /pharmacokin (IM); not for metabolic rate: read restricted MeSH definition
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: specific heading/metabolism (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Entry Version: METAB CLEARANCE RATE
Related: Hepatobiliary Elimination MeSH
Renal Elimination MeSH
DeCS ID: 23311
Unique ID: D008657
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Metabolic Clearance Rate - Preferred
Concept UI M0013490
Scope note Volume of biological fluid completely cleared of drug metabolites as measured in unit time. Elimination occurs as a result of metabolic processes in the kidney, liver, saliva, sweat, intestine, heart, brain, or other site.
Preferred term Metabolic Clearance Rate
Entry term(s) Clearance Rate, Metabolic
Clearance Rates, Metabolic
Metabolic Clearance Rates
Rate, Metabolic Clearance
Rates, Metabolic Clearance
Total Body Clearance Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M0013491
Preferred term Total Body Clearance Rate



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