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Infections MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Infections
Tree Number(s)
C01
Unique ID
D007239
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007239
Annotation
general only; prefer specifics; = INFECTION CONTROL but see note there
Scope Note
Invasion of the host organism by microorganisms or their toxins or by parasites that can cause pathological conditions or diseases.
Entry Term(s)
Infection
Infection and Infestation
Infections and Infestations
See Also
Anti-Infective Agents
Public MeSH Note
2020; see Infection 1963-2019; /prevention & control was INFECTION/prevention & control 1966-91
Online Note
use INFECTION CONTROL to search INFECTION/prevention & control 1966-91
History Note
2020; was Infection 1963-2019; /prevention & control was INFECTION/prevention & control 1966-91
Entry Combination
prevention & control:Infection Control
Date Established
1960/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/10/15
Infections Preferred
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