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Descriptor English: Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial
Descriptor Spanish: Farmacorresistencia Bacteriana Múltiple
Descriptor Portuguese: Farmacorresistência Bacteriana Múltipla
Descriptor French: Multirésistance bactérienne aux médicaments
Entry term(s): Multiple Antibacterial Drug Resistance
Tree number(s): G06.099.225.812
G06.225.347.812
G07.690.773.984.269.347.812
G07.690.773.984.300.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D024901
Scope note: The ability of bacteria to resist or to become tolerant to several structurally and functionally distinct drugs simultaneously. This resistance may be acquired through gene mutation or foreign DNA in transmissible plasmids (R FACTORS).
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Drug Resistance, Microbial (1968-2001)
Drug Resistance, Multiple (1994-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002
History Note: 2002
Related: Genes, MDR MeSH
Tuberculosis, Multidrug-Resistant MeSH
DeCS ID: 36323
Unique ID: D024901
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2015/06/29
Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial - Preferred
Concept UI M0368437
Scope note The ability of bacteria to resist or to become tolerant to several structurally and functionally distinct drugs simultaneously. This resistance may be acquired through gene mutation or foreign DNA in transmissible plasmids (R FACTORS).
Preferred term Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial
Entry term(s) Multiple Antibacterial Drug Resistance



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