Descriptor English: Bacterial Load
Descriptor Spanish: Carga Bacteriana
Descriptor Portuguese: Carga Bacteriana
Descriptor French: Charge bactérienne
Entry term(s): Bacterial Count
Bacterial Counts
Bacterial Loads
Count, Bacterial
Counts, Bacterial
Load, Bacterial
Loads, Bacterial
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.875.150.115
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Measurable quantity of bacteria in an object, organism, or organism compartment.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
EC economics
ES ethics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IS instrumentation
MT methods
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2011; for BACTERIAL COUNT see COLONY COUNT, MICROBIAL 1992-2010
History Note: 2011; for BACTERIAL COUNT use COLONY COUNT, MICROBIAL 1992-2010
DeCS ID: 54260
Unique ID: D058491
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Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Bacterial Load - Preferred
Concept UI M0542840
Scope note Measurable quantity of bacteria in an object, organism, or organism compartment.
Preferred term Bacterial Load
Entry term(s) Bacterial Loads
Load, Bacterial
Loads, Bacterial
Bacterial Count - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0544075
Preferred term Bacterial Count
Entry term(s) Bacterial Counts
Count, Bacterial
Counts, Bacterial

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