"Medical Waste" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Blood, mucus, tissue removed at surgery or autopsy, soiled surgical dressings, and other materials requiring special disposal procedures.
- Medical Waste
- Waste, Medical
- Medical Wastes
- Wastes, Medical
- Waste, Pathological
- Pathological Wastes
- Wastes, Pathological
- Pathological Waste
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Medical Waste".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Medical Waste".
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