"Surface-Active Agents" 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.
Agents that modify interfacial tension of water; usually substances that have one lipophilic and one hydrophilic group in the molecule; includes soaps, detergents, emulsifiers, dispersing and wetting agents, and several groups of antiseptics.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Surface-Active Agents".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Surface-Active Agents".
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