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Hypoxia MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Hypoxia
Tree Number(s)
C23.888.852.079
Unique ID
D000860
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000860
Annotation
do not confuse with HYPEROXIA; restrict to disease or clinical state in humans and vertebrates: do not use for anoxic or hypoxic state in invertebrates or micro-organisms (= OXYGEN or ANAEROBIOSIS); FETAL HYPOXIA, HYPOXIA, BRAIN and CELL HYPOXIA are also available
Scope Note
Sub-optimal OXYGEN levels in the ambient air of living organisms.
Entry Term(s)
Anoxemia
Anoxia
Deficiency, Oxygen
Hypoxemia
Oxygen Deficiency
See Also
Hypoxia-Ischemia, Brain
Hypoxia, Brain
Public MeSH Note
2017; for HYPOXIA see ANOXIA 1999-2016
History Note
2017 (1966)
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/07/07
Hypoxia Preferred
Hypoxemia Narrower
Anoxia Broader
Anoxemia Narrower
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