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 DeCS Categories

D26 Pharmaceutical Preparations .
D26.776 Solutions .
D26.776.210 Contact Lens Solutions .
D27 Chemical Actions and Uses .
D27.505 Pharmacologic Actions .
D27.505.954 Therapeutic Uses .
D27.505.954.122 Anti-Infective Agents .
D27.505.954.122.187 Anti-Infective Agents, Local .
D27.505.954.122.187.500 Hand Sanitizers .
D27.505.954.122.425 Disinfectants .
D27.505.954.122.425.150 Contact Lens Solutions .
D27.505.954.122.425.300 Dental Disinfectants .
D27.505.954.122.425.650 Hand Sanitizers .
D27.720 Specialty Uses of Chemicals .
D27.720.274 Disinfectants .
D27.720.274.150 Contact Lens Solutions .
D27.720.274.300 Dental Disinfectants .
D27.720.274.650 Hand Sanitizers .
N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.850 Public Health .
N06.850.780 Public Health Practice .
N06.850.780.200 Communicable Disease Control .
N06.850.780.200.450 Infection Control .
N06.850.780.200.450.850 Sterilization .
N06.850.780.200.450.850.375 Disinfection .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.021 Water Supply .
SP4.021.202 Water Purification .
SP4.021.202.133 Unit Operations .
SP4. Water Disinfection .
SP4. Water Disinfectants .
SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.412 Technological Threats .
SP8.473.654.412.052 Substances, Products and Materials .
SP8.473.654.412.052.059 Disinfectants .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.819 Prevention and Mitigation .
SP8.946.819.820 Vector Control .
SP8.946.819.820.789 Disinfection .
VS2 Health Surveillance of Products .
VS2.004 Control and Sanitary Supervision of Sanitizing Products .
VS2.004.001 Sanitizing Products .
VS2.004.001.002 Products with Antimicrobial Action .
VS2. Disinfectants .
VS2.004.001.003 Disinfesting Agents .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Disinfectants .
Biocides .
Substances used on inanimate objects that destroy harmful microorganisms or inhibit their activity. Disinfectants are classed as complete, destroying SPORES as well as vegetative forms of microorganisms, or incomplete, destroying only vegetative forms of the organisms. They are distinguished from ANTISEPTICS, which are local anti-infective agents used on humans and other animals. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed) .
Dental Disinfectants .
Disinfectants, Dental .
Chemicals especially for use on instruments to destroy pathogenic organisms. (Boucher, Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed) .
Hand Sanitizers .
Hand Antiseptics .
Hand Disinfectants .
Preparations used as alternatives or supplements to hand washing with soap and water to destroy microorganisms and prevent transmission of pathogens. The active ingredient may be ETHANOL; 1-PROPANOL; or POVIDONE-IODINE in a gel, foam, or liquid solution. .
Water Disinfectants .
Disinfection .
Rendering pathogens harmless through the use of heat, antiseptics, antibacterial agents, etc. .
Disinfesting Agents .
Disinfestants .
Products intended to kill or repel the animals that live near human habitations. .
Contact Lens Solutions .
Contact Lens Cleaning Solutions .
Contact Lens Disinfectant Solutions .
Contact Lens Solution .
Cleaners, Contact Lens .
Contact Lens Disinfectants .
Lens Cleaners, Contact .
Lens Disinfectants, Contact .
Lens Solution, Contact .
Lens Solutions, Contact .
Solution, Contact Lens .
Solutions, Contact Lens .
Contact Lens Cleaners .
Disinfectants, Contact Lens .
Sterile solutions used to clean and disinfect contact lenses. .