Descriptor English: Injections
Descriptor Spanish: Inyecciones
Descriptor inyecciones
Scope note: Introducción de sustancias en el cuerpo mediante una aguja y una jeringa.
Descriptor Portuguese: Injeções
Descriptor French: Injections
Entry term(s): Injectable
Tree number(s): E02.319.267.530
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Introduction of substances into the body using a needle and syringe.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; periodontal ligament injection (PDLI) = PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT (IM) + ANESTHESIA, DENTAL (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Entry Version: INJECT
DeCS ID: 7442
Unique ID: D007267
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/16
Injections - Preferred
Concept UI M0011345
Scope note Introduction of substances into the body using a needle and syringe.
Preferred term Injections
Entry term(s) Injection
Injectables - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011346
Preferred term Injectables
Entry term(s) Injectable

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