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Descriptor English: Immunization
Descriptor Spanish: Inmunización
Descriptor Portuguese: Imunização
Descriptor French: Immunisation
Entry term(s): Immunizations
Immunologic Sensitization
Immunologic Stimulation
Immunological Sensitization
Immunological Sensitizations
Immunological Stimulation
Immunological Stimulations
Immunostimulation
Sensitization, Immunologic
Sensitization, Immunological
Sensitizations, Immunological
Stimulation, Immunologic
Stimulation, Immunological
Stimulations, Immunological
Variolation
Variolations
Tree number(s): E02.095.465.425.400
E05.478.550
N02.421.726.758.310
N06.850.780.200.425
N06.850.780.680.310
SP2.026.182.113
SP4.002.160
SP8.946.819.838
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007114
Scope note: Deliberate stimulation of the host's immune response. ACTIVE IMMUNIZATION involves administration of ANTIGENS or IMMUNOLOGIC ADJUVANTS. PASSIVE IMMUNIZATION involves administration of IMMUNE SERA or LYMPHOCYTES or their extracts (e.g., transfer factor, immune RNA) or transplantation of immunocompetent cell producing tissue (thymus or bone marrow).
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
DeCS ID: 29482
Unique ID: D007114
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/26
Immunization - Preferred
Concept UI M0011079
Scope note Deliberate stimulation of the host's immune response. ACTIVE IMMUNIZATION involves administration of ANTIGENS or IMMUNOLOGIC ADJUVANTS. PASSIVE IMMUNIZATION involves administration of IMMUNE SERA or LYMPHOCYTES or their extracts (e.g., transfer factor, immune RNA) or transplantation of immunocompetent cell producing tissue (thymus or bone marrow).
Preferred term Immunization
Entry term(s) Immunizations
Immunologic Sensitization
Immunologic Stimulation
Immunological Sensitization
Immunological Sensitizations
Immunological Stimulation
Immunological Stimulations
Immunostimulation
Sensitization, Immunologic
Sensitization, Immunological
Sensitizations, Immunological
Stimulation, Immunologic
Stimulation, Immunological
Stimulations, Immunological
Variolation - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0483160
Preferred term Variolation
Entry term(s) Variolations



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