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Descriptor English: Oxidative Stress
Descriptor Spanish: Estrés Oxidativo
Descriptor Portuguese: Estresse Oxidativo
Descriptor French: Stress oxydatif
Entry term(s): Oxidative Stresses
Stress, Oxidative
Stresses, Oxidative
Tree number(s): G03.673
G07.775.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018384
Scope note: A disturbance in the prooxidant-antioxidant balance in favor of the former, leading to potential damage. Indicators of oxidative stress include damaged DNA bases, protein oxidation products, and lipid peroxidation products (Sies, Oxidative Stress, 1991, pxv-xvi).
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32101
Unique ID: D018384
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Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/01/25
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Oxidative Stress - Preferred
Concept UI M0027610
Scope note A disturbance in the prooxidant-antioxidant balance in favor of the former, leading to potential damage. Indicators of oxidative stress include damaged DNA bases, protein oxidation products, and lipid peroxidation products (Sies, Oxidative Stress, 1991, pxv-xvi).
Preferred term Oxidative Stress
Entry term(s) Oxidative Stresses
Stress, Oxidative
Stresses, Oxidative



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