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Descriptor English: Anti-Bacterial Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Antibacterianos
Descriptor Portuguese: Antibacterianos
Descriptor French: Antibactériens
Entry term(s): Agent, Anti-Bacterial
Agent, Anti-Mycobacterial
Agent, Antibacterial
Agent, Antimycobacterial
Agent, Bacteriocidal
Agents, Anti-Bacterial
Agents, Anti-Mycobacterial
Agents, Antibacterial
Agents, Antimycobacterial
Agents, Bacteriocidal
Anti Bacterial Agent
Anti Bacterial Agents
Anti Bacterial Compound
Anti Bacterial Compounds
Anti Mycobacterial Agent
Anti Mycobacterial Agents
Anti-Bacterial Agent
Anti-Bacterial Compound
Anti-Bacterial Compounds
Anti-Mycobacterial Agent
Anti-Mycobacterial Agents
Antibacterial Agent
Antibacterial Agents
Antibiotic
Antibiotics
Antimycobacterial Agent
Antimycobacterial Agents
Bacteriocidal Agent
Bacteriocidal Agents
Bacteriocide
Bacteriocides
Compound, Anti-Bacterial
Compounds, Anti-Bacterial
Tree number(s): D27.505.954.122.085
SP4.022.238.359
VS2.002.001.012
VS2.004.001.002.006
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000900
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
Public MeSH Note: 2004; see ANTIBIOTICS 1963-2003
History Note: 2004(1963)
DeCS ID: 911
Unique ID: D000900
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
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) Agent, Anti-Bacterial
Agent, Antibacterial
Agents, Anti-Bacterial
Agents, Antibacterial
Anti Bacterial Agent
Anti Bacterial Agents
Anti Bacterial Compound
Anti Bacterial Compounds
Anti-Bacterial Agent
Anti-Bacterial Compound
Anti-Bacterial Compounds
Antibacterial Agent
Antibacterial Agents
Compound, Anti-Bacterial
Compounds, Anti-Bacterial
Bacteriocidal Agents - Narrower
Concept UI M0448399
Scope note Substances that kill BACTERIA.
Preferred term Bacteriocidal Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Bacteriocidal
Agents, Bacteriocidal
Bacteriocidal Agent
Bacteriocide
Bacteriocides
Anti-Mycobacterial Agents - Narrower
Concept UI M0448398
Preferred term Anti-Mycobacterial Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Anti-Mycobacterial
Agent, Antimycobacterial
Agents, Anti-Mycobacterial
Agents, Antimycobacterial
Anti Mycobacterial Agent
Anti Mycobacterial Agents
Anti-Mycobacterial Agent
Antimycobacterial Agent
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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