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Descriptor English: Fresh Water
Descriptor Spanish: Agua Dulce
Descriptor Portuguese: Água Doce
Descriptor French: Eau douce
Entry term(s): Fresh Waters
Freshwater
Freshwaters
Water, Fresh
Waters, Fresh
Tree number(s): G16.500.275.280
N06.230.232
SP4.016.132.488
VS4.001.001.002.005.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005618
Scope note: Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AN analysis
CH chemistry
MI microbiology
PS parasitology
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Water (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under WATER 1972-90
History Note: 91(72); was see under WATER 1972-90
Related: Drinking Water MeSH
DeCS ID: 5754
Unique ID: D005618
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Fresh Water - Preferred
Concept UI M0008841
Scope note Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
Preferred term Fresh Water
Entry term(s) Fresh Waters
Freshwater
Freshwaters
Water, Fresh
Waters, Fresh



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