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Descriptor English: Fluid Shifts
Descriptor Spanish: Transferencias de Fluidos Corporales
Descriptor Portuguese: Deslocamentos de Líquidos Corporais
Descriptor French: Transferts liquidiens
Entry term(s): Shifts, Fluid
Tree number(s): G07.313
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018495
Scope note: Translocation of body fluids from one compartment to another, such as from the vascular to the interstitial compartments. Fluid shifts are associated with profound changes in vascular permeability and WATER-ELECTROLYTE IMBALANCE. The shift can also be from the lower body to the upper body as in conditions of weightlessness.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Body Fluids/physiology (1966-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
Related: Lower Body Negative Pressure MeSH
DeCS ID: 32249
Unique ID: D018495
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Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/07
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Fluid Shifts - Preferred
Concept UI M0027737
Scope note Translocation of body fluids from one compartment to another, such as from the vascular to the interstitial compartments. Fluid shifts are associated with profound changes in vascular permeability and WATER-ELECTROLYTE IMBALANCE. The shift can also be from the lower body to the upper body as in conditions of weightlessness.
Preferred term Fluid Shifts
Entry term(s) Shifts, Fluid



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