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Descriptor English: Chemistry, Clinical
Descriptor Spanish: Química Clínica
Descriptor química clínica
Scope note: Especialidad de QUÍMICA ANALÍTICA aplicada a los análisis de sustancias fisiológicamente importantes presentes en la sangre, la orina, los tejidos y demás fluidos biológicos, con el propósito de servir de ayuda a los médicos a la hora de establecer un diagnóstico o realizar un seguimiento terapéutico.
Descriptor Portuguese: Química Clínica
Descriptor French: Chimie clinique
Entry term(s): Clinical Chemistry
Tree number(s): H01.181.341
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002624
Scope note: The specialty of ANALYTIC CHEMISTRY applied to assays of physiologically important substances found in blood, urine, tissues, and other biological fluids for the purpose of aiding the physician in making a diagnosis or following therapy.
Annotation: specialty; do not use as a coordinate
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 67
History Note: 67(66)
Entry Version: CHEM CLIN
Related: Clinical Chemistry Tests MeSH
DeCS ID: 2670
Unique ID: D002624
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Chemistry, Clinical - Preferred
Concept UI M0004015
Scope note The specialty of ANALYTIC CHEMISTRY applied to assays of physiologically important substances found in blood, urine, tissues, and other biological fluids for the purpose of aiding the physician in making a diagnosis or following therapy.
Preferred term Chemistry, Clinical
Entry term(s) Clinical Chemistry



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