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Descriptor English: Exudates and Transudates
Descriptor Spanish: Exudados y Transudados
Descriptor Portuguese: Exsudatos e Transudatos
Descriptor French: Exsudats et transsudats
Entry term(s): Exudate
Exudates
Transudate
Transudates
Transudates and Exudates
Tree number(s): A12.383
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005122
Scope note: Exudates are fluids, CELLS, or other cellular substances that are slowly discharged from BLOOD VESSELS usually from inflamed tissues. Transudates are fluids that pass through a membrane or squeeze through tissue or into the EXTRACELLULAR SPACE of TISSUES. Transudates are thin and watery and contain few cells or PROTEINS.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
VI virology
Entry Version: EXUDATES TRANSUDATES
Related: Ascitic Fluid MeSH
Pericardial Effusion MeSH
Pleural Effusion MeSH
Seroma MeSH
DeCS ID: 5224
Unique ID: D005122
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2007/07/09
Exudates and Transudates - Preferred
Concept UI M0008080
Scope note Exudates are fluids, CELLS, or other cellular substances that are slowly discharged from BLOOD VESSELS usually from inflamed tissues. Transudates are fluids that pass through a membrane or squeeze through tissue or into the EXTRACELLULAR SPACE of TISSUES. Transudates are thin and watery and contain few cells or PROTEINS.
Preferred term Exudates and Transudates
Entry term(s) Transudates and Exudates
Transudates - Narrower
Concept UI M0008081
Preferred term Transudates
Entry term(s) Transudate
Exudates - Narrower
Concept UI M0008079
Preferred term Exudates
Entry term(s) Exudate



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