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Anesthetics MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Anesthetics
Tree Number(s)
D27.505.696.277.100
D27.505.954.427.210.100
Unique ID
D000777
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000777
Annotation
general or unspecified; prefer specific groups; use no qualifiers for anesthetics when used to produce anesthesia; coordinate with type of anesthesia: Manual 26.21+; policy: Manual 25.20+
Scope Note
Agents capable of inducing a total or partial loss of sensation, especially tactile sensation and pain. They may act to induce general ANESTHESIA, in which an unconscious state is achieved, or may act locally to induce numbness or lack of sensation at a targeted site.
Entry Term(s)
Anesthetic
Anesthetic Agents
Anesthetic Drugs
Anesthetic Effect
Anesthetic Effects
Registry Number
0
NLM Classification #
QV 81
See Also
Adjuvants, Anesthesia
Analgesics
Anesthesia
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2021/06/30
Anesthetics Preferred
Anesthetic Effect Related
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