Descriptor English: Cariogenic Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Cariogénicos
Descriptor cariógenos
Scope note: Sustancias que producen CARIES DENTAL.
Descriptor Portuguese: Cariogênicos
Descriptor French: Cariogènes
Entry term(s): Agents, Cariogenic
Tree number(s): D25.187
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Substances that promote DENTAL CARIES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
Related: Diet, Cariogenic MeSH
DeCS ID: 2367
Unique ID: D002326
NLM Classification: WU 270
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Cariogenic Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M0003486
Scope note Substances that promote DENTAL CARIES.
Preferred term Cariogenic Agents
Entry term(s) Agents, Cariogenic

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