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Descriptor English: Fluids and Secretions
Descriptor Spanish: Líquidos y Secreciones
Descriptor Portuguese: Líquidos e Secreções
Descriptor French: Liquides et sécrétions biologiques
Entry term(s): Secretions and Fluids
Tree number(s): A12
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005441
Scope note: Liquid substances produced by living organisms to fulfill specific functions or excreted as waste.
Annotation: used for searching; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
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
Previous Indexing: Body Fluids (1966-1997)
specific body fluids (1966-1997)
specific organ/secretion (1966-1997)
specific secretion (1966-1997)
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98; use explode
Entry Version: FLUIDS SECRETIONS
DeCS ID: 5575
Unique ID: D005441
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Fluids and Secretions - Preferred
Concept UI M0008584
Scope note Liquid substances produced by living organisms to fulfill specific functions or excreted as waste.
Preferred term Fluids and Secretions
Entry term(s) Secretions and Fluids



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