Descriptor English: Nutrients
Descriptor Spanish: Nutrientes
Descriptor nutrientes
Entry term(s) macronutriente
Scope note: Diversos componentes de los alimentos que son necesarios para la nutrición.
Descriptor Portuguese: Nutrientes
Descriptor French: Nutriments
Entry term(s): Macronutrient
Tree number(s): G07.203.300.681
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Various components of food that are required for nourishment.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Food (1963-2018)
Public MeSH Note: 2019; see FOOD 2007-2018
History Note: 2019; use FOOD 2007-2018
Related: Bacterial Growth DeCS
Macrophytes DeCS
Water Chemical Characteristics DeCS
DeCS ID: 25401
Unique ID: D000078622
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Nutrients - Preferred
Concept UI M0490255
Scope note Various components of food that are required for nourishment.
Preferred term Nutrients
Entry term(s) Nutrient
Macronutrients - Narrower
Concept UI M000642985
Preferred term Macronutrients
Entry term(s) Macronutrient

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