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Descriptor English: Enterosorption
Descriptor Spanish: Enteroadsorción
Descriptor Portuguese: Enteroadsorção
Descriptor French: Entérosorption
Entry term(s): Enterosorptions
Tree number(s): E02.912.300
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016061
Scope note: Adsorption of substances from the gastrointestinal tract onto an orally administered sorbent medium like activated charcoal. This technique is used to eliminate toxic and some biologically active substances and serves to modify the lipid and amino acid spectrum of the intestinal contents.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Adsorption (1983-1990)
Intestinal Absorption (1983-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 91
History Note: 91
DeCS ID: 28923
Unique ID: D016061
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/02/12
Enterosorption - Preferred
Concept UI M0024549
Scope note Adsorption of substances from the gastrointestinal tract onto an orally administered sorbent medium like activated charcoal. This technique is used to eliminate toxic and some biologically active substances and serves to modify the lipid and amino acid spectrum of the intestinal contents.
Preferred term Enterosorption
Entry term(s) Enterosorptions



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