Descriptor English: Immersion
Descriptor Spanish: Inmersión
Descriptor inmersión
Scope note: Introducción de un cuerpo o de parte del mismo en un líquido.
Descriptor Portuguese: Imersão
Descriptor French: Immersion
Entry term(s): Immersions
Tree number(s): E05.466
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The placing of a body or a part thereof into a liquid.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
PP physiopathology
Previous Indexing: Diving (1966)
Public MeSH Note: 67
History Note: 67
Related: Diving MeSH
Drowning MeSH
DeCS ID: 7283
Unique ID: D007101
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1992/05/14
Immersion - Preferred
Concept UI M0011060
Scope note The placing of a body or a part thereof into a liquid.
Preferred term Immersion
Entry term(s) Immersions
Submersion - Narrower
Concept UI M0011061
Preferred term Submersion
Entry term(s) Submersions

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