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Descriptor in English: Whole-Body Irradiation
Descriptor in Spanish: Irradiación Corporal Total
Descriptor in Portuguese: Irradiação Corporal Total
Descriptor in French: Irradiation corporelle totale
Entry term(s): Irradiation, Total Body
Irradiation, Whole Body
Irradiation, Whole-Body
Irradiations, Total Body
Irradiations, Whole-Body
Radiation, Whole Body
Radiation, Whole-Body
Radiations, Whole-Body
Total Body Irradiation
Total Body Irradiations
Whole Body Irradiation
Whole Body Radiation
Whole-Body Irradiations
Whole-Body Radiation
Whole-Body Radiations
Tree number(s): E02.815.814
E05.980
Scope note: Irradiation of the whole body with ionizing or non-ionizing radiation. It is applicable to humans or animals but not to microorganisms.
Annotation: in rad experiments IM when point of article is irrad of entire animal & coord with organ or process /rad eff (IM or NIM); no qualif when NIM; in radiother coord IM with disease /radiother (IM)
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
Online Note: use WHOLE-BODY IRRADIATION to search WHOLE BODY IRRADIATION 1982-90
History Note: 91; was WHOLE BODY IRRADIATION 1982-90
See also the descriptors: Hemibody Irradiation MeSH
Lymphatic Irradiation MeSH
DeCS UI: 29294
Descriptor UI: D014916
Date Established: 1982/01/01
Date of Entry: 1981/02/27
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Whole-Body Irradiation - Preferred
Concept UI M0022976
Scope note Irradiation of the whole body with ionizing or non-ionizing radiation. It is applicable to humans or animals but not to microorganisms.
Preferred term Whole-Body Irradiation
Entry term(s) Irradiation, Total Body
Irradiation, Whole Body
Irradiation, Whole-Body
Irradiations, Total Body
Irradiations, Whole-Body
Radiation, Whole Body
Radiation, Whole-Body
Radiations, Whole-Body
Total Body Irradiation
Total Body Irradiations
Whole Body Irradiation
Whole Body Radiation
Whole-Body Irradiations
Whole-Body Radiation
Whole-Body Radiations



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