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Descriptor English: Detergents
Descriptor Spanish: Detergentes
Descriptor Portuguese: Detergentes
Descriptor French: Détergents
Entry term(s): Agent, Cleansing
Agents, Cleansing
Cleansing Agent
Cleansing Agents
Detergent
Detergent Pod
Detergent Pod, Laundry
Detergent Pods
Detergent Pods, Laundry
Detergent, Synthetic
Detergents, Synthetic
Laundry Detergent Pod
Laundry Detergent Pods
Laundry Pod
Laundry Pods
Pod, Detergent
Pod, Laundry
Pod, Laundry Detergent
Pods, Detergent
Pods, Laundry
Pods, Laundry Detergent
Syndet
Synthetic Detergent
Synthetic Detergents
Tree number(s): D27.720.877.265
J01.516.381
SP4.016.177.038.409
SP4.097.045
VS2.004.001.001.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003902
Scope note: Purifying or cleansing agents, usually salts of long-chain aliphatic bases or acids, that exert cleansing (oil-dissolving) and antimicrobial effects through a surface action that depends on possessing both hydrophilic and hydrophobic properties.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
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
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under SURFACE-ACTIVE AGENTS 1981-90; was heading 1963-80
History Note: 91(81)63; was see under SURFACE-ACTIVE AGENTS 1981-90; was heading 1963-80
DeCS ID: 3922
Unique ID: D003902
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Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/05/07
Detergents - Preferred
Concept UI M0006090
Scope note Purifying or cleansing agents, usually salts of long-chain aliphatic bases or acids, that exert cleansing (oil-dissolving) and antimicrobial effects through a surface action that depends on possessing both hydrophilic and hydrophobic properties.
Preferred term Detergents
Entry term(s) Detergent
Synthetic Detergent - Narrower
Concept UI M0006091
Preferred term Synthetic Detergent
Entry term(s) Detergent, Synthetic
Detergents, Synthetic
Syndet
Synthetic Detergents
Cleansing Agents - Broader
Concept UI M0006089
Preferred term Cleansing Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Cleansing
Agents, Cleansing
Cleansing Agent
Detergent Pods - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000643995
Scope note Single-use containers of detergent used for laundry and dish washing.
Preferred term Detergent Pods
Entry term(s) Detergent Pod
Detergent Pod, Laundry
Detergent Pods, Laundry
Laundry Detergent Pod
Laundry Detergent Pods
Laundry Pod
Laundry Pods
Pod, Detergent
Pod, Laundry
Pod, Laundry Detergent
Pods, Detergent
Pods, Laundry
Pods, Laundry Detergent



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