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Descriptor English: Deodorants
Descriptor Spanish: Desodorantes
Descriptor desodorantes
Scope note: Agentes que eliminan, corrigen, contrarrestan o enmascaran los OLORES indeseables. En la higiene personal, a menudo contienen preparaciones astringentes que reducen la SUDORACIÓN y se llaman ANTITRANSPIRANTES. (Adaptación del original: Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5ª ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Desodorantes
Descriptor French: Désodorisants
Entry term(s): Deodorant
Tree number(s): D27.720.269.385
VS2.003.002.002
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003836
Scope note: Agents that remove, correct, repress, or mask undesirable ODORANTS. In personal hygiene, deodorants often contain astringent preparations that reduce SWEATING, referred to as ANTIPERSPIRANTS. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
DeCS ID: 3853
Unique ID: D003836
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/12
Deodorants - Preferred
Concept UI M0005987
Scope note Agents that remove, correct, repress, or mask undesirable ODORANTS. In personal hygiene, deodorants often contain astringent preparations that reduce SWEATING, referred to as ANTIPERSPIRANTS. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Preferred term Deodorants
Entry term(s) Deodorant



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