NLM Logo

Prosthesis-Related Infections MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Prosthesis-Related Infections
Tree Number(s)
C01.685
C23.550.767.868
Unique ID
D016459
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016459
Annotation
coord IM with specific infect (IM) and specific prosthesis /‌adv eff (IM), as EYE, ARTIFICIAL /‌adv eff; infect by biofilm: coord IM with BIOFILMS (IM) but see note there
Scope Note
Infections resulting from the implantation of prosthetic devices. The infections may be acquired from intraoperative contamination (early) or hematogenously acquired from other sites (late).
Entry Version
PROSTHESIS RELAT INFECT
Entry Term(s)
Infections, Prosthesis-Related
Prosthesis Related Infection
Prosthesis-Related Infection
Previous Indexing
Infection (1966-1991)
specific prosthesis/adverse effects (1966-1991)
See Also
Biofilms
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/01/03
Revision Date
2020/05/27
Prosthesis-Related Infections Preferred
page delivered in 0.19s