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Descriptor English: Electricity
Descriptor Spanish: Electricidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Eletricidade
Descriptor French: Électricité
Tree number(s): G01.358.500.249
SP4.112.082.648
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004560
Scope note: The physical effects involving the presence of electric charges at rest and in motion.
Annotation: diagnostic use of electricity = ELECTRODIAGNOSIS; / adv eff: consider also ELECTRIC INJURIES; experimental shock by electricity = ELECTROSHOCK
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
HI history
Entry Combination: therapeutic use:Electric Stimulation Therapy
History Note: was in Cat H only 1963-81
Related: Bioelectric Energy Sources MeSH
Lightning MeSH
DeCS ID: 4632
Unique ID: D004560
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/03/31
Electricity - Preferred
Concept UI M0007172
Scope note The physical effects involving the presence of electric charges at rest and in motion.
Preferred term Electricity



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