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Descriptor English: Mentha
Descriptor Spanish: Mentha
Descriptor Portuguese: Mentha
Descriptor French: Mentha
Entry term(s): Menthas
Mint
Mints
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.583.520.483
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027541
Scope note: Mentha is a genus of the mint family (LAMIACEAE). It is known for species having characteristic flavor and aroma.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Flavoring Agents (1966-2001)
Plants, Medicinal (1968-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see LAMIACEAE 1998-2001
History Note: 2002; use LAMIACEAE 1998-2001
DeCS ID: 35856
Unique ID: D027541
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Mentha - Preferred
Concept UI M0029233
Scope note Mentha is a genus of the mint family (LAMIACEAE). It is known for species having characteristic flavor and aroma.
Preferred term Mentha
Entry term(s) Menthas
Mint
Mints



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