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Filtration MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Filtration
Tree Number(s)
E05.196.454
G01.280
G02.263
Unique ID
D005374
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005374
Annotation
includes filtration of fluids, gases & radiations; not for electrical or electronic filtering; filters: index FILTRATION / instrum but note MICROPORE FILTERS and AIR FILTERS are available
Scope Note
A process of separating particulate matter from a fluid, such as air or a liquid, by passing the fluid carrier through a medium that will not pass the particulates. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Public MeSH Note
70; FILTERS was see under FILTRATION 1970-74, was heading 1963-69
Online Note
use FILTRATION to search FILTERS 1966-74
History Note
70; FILTERS was see under FILTRATION 1970-74, was heading 1963-69
Date Established
1975/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/06/17
Filtration Preferred
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