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antiseptics
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
Substances used on humans and other animals that destroy harmful microorganisms or inhibit their activity. They are distinguished from disinfectants, which are used on inanimate objects.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/3056.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/3056
Broader Term
anti-infective agents
Narrower Term
acriflavine
Related Term
aseptic conditions
disinfectants
triclosan
Spanish
antisépticos
Term Number
3056