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Descriptor English: Drug Hypersensitivity
Descriptor Spanish: Hipersensibilidad a las Drogas
Descriptor hipersensibilidad medicamentosa
Entry term(s) alergia a medicamentos
alergia medicamentosa
hipersensibilidad a medicamentos
Scope note: Reacciones adversas, con base inmunológica, a sustancias medicinales utilizadas legal o ilegalmente.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipersensibilidade a Drogas
Descriptor French: Hypersensibilité médicamenteuse
Entry term(s): Allergies, Drug
Allergy, Drug
Drug Allergies
Drug Allergy
Drug Hypersensitivities
Hypersensitivities, Drug
Hypersensitivity, Drug
Tree number(s): C20.543.206
C25.100.468
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004342
Scope note: Immunologically mediated adverse reactions to medicinal substances used legally or illegally.
Annotation: use in conventional sense and not for allergy to every category D term; allergy to non-drug chemical substance=substance /ad eff + HYPERSENSITIVITY or its specifics /etiol; manual 23.24+
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 66; was DRUG ALLERGY 1963-65
History Note: 66; was DRUG ALLERGY 1963-65
Related: Drug Hypersensitivity Syndrome MeSH
DeCS ID: 4404
Unique ID: D004342
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Drug Hypersensitivity - Preferred
Concept UI M0006829
Scope note Immunologically mediated adverse reactions to medicinal substances used legally or illegally.
Preferred term Drug Hypersensitivity
Entry term(s) Allergies, Drug
Allergy, Drug
Drug Allergies
Drug Allergy
Drug Hypersensitivities
Hypersensitivities, Drug
Hypersensitivity, Drug



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