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Descriptor English: Uroporphyrins
Descriptor Spanish: Uroporfirinas
Descriptor Portuguese: Uroporfirinas
Descriptor French: Uroporphyrines
Tree number(s): D03.383.129.578.840.500.880
D03.633.400.909.500.880
D04.345.783.500.880
D23.767.727.880
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014578
Scope note: Porphyrins with four acetic acid and four propionic acid side chains attached to the pyrrole rings.
Annotation: porphyrins
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Porphyrins (1968-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under PORPHYRINS 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under PORPHYRINS 1975-90
DeCS ID: 14980
Unique ID: D014578
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/06/01
Uroporphyrins - Preferred
Concept UI M0022410
Scope note Porphyrins with four acetic acid and four propionic acid side chains attached to the pyrrole rings.
Preferred term Uroporphyrins



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