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Descriptor in English: Spiro Compounds
Descriptor in Spanish: Compuestos de Espiro
Descriptor in Portuguese: Compostos de Espiro
Descriptor in French: Spiranes
Entry term(s): Compounds, Spiro
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.779
D04.711
Scope note: Cyclic compounds that include two rings which share a single atom (usually a carbon). The simplest example of this type of compound is Spiro[2.2]pentane, which looks like a bow tie.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
DeCS UI: 13524
Descriptor UI: D013141
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Spiro Compounds - Preferred
Concept UI M0020345
Scope note Cyclic compounds that include two rings which share a single atom (usually a carbon). The simplest example of this type of compound is Spiro[2.2]pentane, which looks like a bow tie.
Preferred term Spiro Compounds
Entry term(s) Compounds, Spiro



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