Descriptor in English: Anti-Bacterial Agents
Descriptor in Spanish: Antibacterianos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Antibacterianos
Descriptor in French: Antibactériens
Entry term(s): Agents, Anti-Bacterial
Agents, Anti-Mycobacterial
Agents, Antibacterial
Agents, Antimycobacterial
Agents, Bacteriocidal
Anti Bacterial Agents
Anti Bacterial Compounds
Anti Mycobacterial Agents
Anti-Bacterial Compounds
Anti-Mycobacterial Agents
Antibacterial Agents
Antimycobacterial Agents
Bacteriocidal Agents
Compounds, Anti-Bacterial
Tree number(s): D27.505.954.122.085
Scope note: Substances that inhibit the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.
Annotation: general; note specifics; resistance to antibiotics = DRUG RESISTANCE, BACTERIAL or specifics; preoperative use of antibiotics for prevention of infection: index ANTIBIOTIC PROPHYLAXIS + specific antibiotic /ther use
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 2004(1963)
DeCS UI: 911
Descriptor UI: D000900
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/13
Anti-Bacterial Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M0448397
Scope note Substances that inhibit the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.
Preferred term Anti-Bacterial Agents
Entry term(s) Agents, Anti-Bacterial
Agents, Antibacterial
Anti Bacterial Agents
Anti Bacterial Compounds
Anti-Bacterial Compounds
Antibacterial Agents
Compounds, Anti-Bacterial
Bacteriocidal Agents - Narrower
Concept UI M0448399
Scope note Substances that kill BACTERIA.
Preferred term Bacteriocidal Agents
Entry term(s) Agents, Bacteriocidal
Anti-Mycobacterial Agents - Narrower
Concept UI M0448398
Preferred term Anti-Mycobacterial Agents
Entry term(s) Agents, Anti-Mycobacterial
Agents, Antimycobacterial
Anti Mycobacterial Agents
Antimycobacterial Agents
Antibiotics - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0001344
Scope note Substances produced by microorganisms that can inhibit or suppress the growth of other microorganisms.
Preferred term Antibiotics
Entry term(s) Antibiotic

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