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Descriptor English:   Dichloroethylenes 
Descriptor Spanish:   Dicloroetilenos 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Dicloroetilenos 
Synonyms English:   Chlorides, Vinylidene
Vinylidene Chlorides  
Tree Number:   D02.455.326.271.367.300
Definition English:   Toxic chlorinated unsaturated hydrocarbons. Include both the 1,1- and 1,2-dichloro isomers. Both isomers are toxic, but 1,1-dichloroethylene is the more potent CNS depressant and hepatotoxin. It is used in the manufacture of thermoplastic polymers. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with ETHYLENE DICHLORIDES
History Note English:   91(76); was see under HYDROCARBONS, CHLORINATED 1976-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
EC economics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   4031 
Unique Identifier:   D004000 

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