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Descriptor English: Hyperoxia
Descriptor Spanish: Hiperoxia
Descriptor Portuguese: Hiperóxia
Descriptor French: Hyperoxie
Entry term(s): Hyperoxias
Tree number(s): C23.888.852.567
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018496
Scope note: An abnormal increase in the amount of oxygen in the tissues and organs.
Annotation: restrict to dis or clin state in humans or higher animals: do not confuse with hyperoxic state in lower animals or micro-organisms ( = OXYGEN or AEROBIOSIS); do not confuse with HYPOXIA see HYPOXIA
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Oxygen/toxicity (1966-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32184
Unique ID: D018496
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/07
Revision Date: 2016/07/12
Hyperoxia - Preferred
Concept UI M0027738
Scope note An abnormal increase in the amount of oxygen in the tissues and organs.
Preferred term Hyperoxia
Entry term(s) Hyperoxias



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