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etiological agents
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H Health and Pathology
A chemical, biological or physical entity that may cause disease in an organism.
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NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN)
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aetiological agents
disease-causing agents
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diseases and disorders (animals and humans)
food contamination
foodborne illness
health hazards
plant diseases and disorders
agentes etiológicos
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