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Anticarcinogenic Agents MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Anticarcinogenic Agents
Tree Number(s)
D27.505.696.706.018
D27.505.954.248.125
D27.720.799.018
Unique ID
D016588
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016588
Annotation
do not confuse with ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS which treat or affect cancer already developed while ANTICARCINOGENIC AGENTS prevent or reduce the development of cancer; note entry term ANTI-CARCINOGENIC EFFECT: use only for the anti-carcinogenic effect of a chemical substance
Scope Note
Agents that reduce the frequency or rate of spontaneous or induced tumors independently of the mechanism involved.
Entry Term(s)
Anti-Carcinogenic Agents
Anti-Carcinogenic Drugs
Anti-Carcinogenic Effect
Anti-Carcinogenic Effects
Anticarcinogenic Drugs
Anticarcinogenic Effect
Anticarcinogenic Effects
Anticarcinogens
Registry Number
0
NLM Classification #
QV 269
See Also
Antimutagenic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/04/29
Revision Date
2014/06/25
Anticarcinogenic Agents Preferred
Anticarcinogenic Effect Related
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