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Descriptor English: Chemical Warfare Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Sustancias para la Guerra Química
Descriptor Portuguese: Substâncias para a Guerra Química
Descriptor French: Armes chimiques
Entry term(s): Agent, Chemical Warfare
Agents, Chemical Warfare
Chemical Warfare Agent
Warfare Agent, Chemical
Warfare Agents, Chemical
Tree number(s): D27.720.777.300
D27.888.569.612.150
J01.637.870.900.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002619
Scope note: Chemicals that are used to cause the disturbance, disease, or death of humans during WARFARE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
Previous Indexing: Chemical Warfare (1966-1967)
Gases (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Entry Version: CHEM WARFARE AGENTS
Related: Tear Gases MeSH
DeCS ID: 2666
Unique ID: D002619
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Chemical Warfare Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M0004009
Scope note Chemicals that are used to cause the disturbance, disease, or death of humans during WARFARE.
Preferred term Chemical Warfare Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Chemical Warfare
Agents, Chemical Warfare
Chemical Warfare Agent
Warfare Agent, Chemical
Warfare Agents, Chemical



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