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Descriptor in English: Drug Administration Routes
Descriptor in Spanish: Vías de Administración de Medicamentos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Vias de Administração de Medicamentos
Descriptor in French: Voies d'administration de substances chimiques et des médicaments
Entry term(s): Administration Route, Drug
Administration Routes, Drug
Drug Administration Route
Route, Drug Administration
Routes, Drug Administration
Tree number(s): E02.319.267
Scope note: The various ways of administering a drug or other chemical to a site in a patient or animal from where the chemical is absorbed into the blood and delivered to the target tissue.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; NIM
Allowable Qualifiers: VE veterinary
History Note: 87; was DRUG ADMINISTRATION (NON MESH) before 1987
See also the descriptors: Dosage Forms MeSH
DeCS UI: 27864
Descriptor UI: D004333
Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Drug Administration Routes - Preferred
Concept UI M0006812
Scope note The various ways of administering a drug or other chemical to a site in a patient or animal from where the chemical is absorbed into the blood and delivered to the target tissue.
Preferred term Drug Administration Routes
Entry term(s) Administration Route, Drug
Administration Routes, Drug
Drug Administration Route
Route, Drug Administration
Routes, Drug Administration



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