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Descriptor English: Absorption
Descriptor Spanish: Absorción
Descriptor Portuguese: Absorção
Descriptor French: Absorption
Tree number(s): G01.015
G02.010
G03.015
G03.787.024
G07.690.725.015
SP4.097.009.104
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000042
Scope note: The physical or physiological processes by which substances, tissue, cells, etc. take up or take in other substances or energy.
Annotation: beginning in 2015: used for searching; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Related: Intestinal Absorption MeSH
Skin Absorption MeSH
DeCS ID: 45
Unique ID: D000042
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: 2016/05/02
Absorption - Preferred
Concept UI M0000063
Scope note The physical or physiological processes by which substances, tissue, cells, etc. take up or take in other substances or energy.
Preferred term Absorption



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