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Descriptor English: Benzoquinones
Descriptor Spanish: Benzoquinonas
Descriptor Portuguese: Benzoquinonas
Descriptor French: Benzoquinones
Entry term(s): 1,2-Benzoquinones
1,4-Benzoquinones
2,5-Cyclohexadiene-1,4-Diones
Benzodiones
o-Benzoquinones
p-Benzoquinones
Tree number(s): D02.806.250
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016227
Scope note: Benzene rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.
Annotation:
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
Previous Indexing: Quinones (1966-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 91
History Note: 91
Related: Cyclohexenes MeSH
DeCS ID: 28872
Unique ID: D016227
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/05/07
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Benzoquinones - Preferred
Concept UI M0024780
Scope note Benzene rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.
Preferred term Benzoquinones
Entry term(s) Benzodiones
1,4-Benzoquinones - Narrower
Concept UI M0024779
Preferred term 1,4-Benzoquinones
Entry term(s) 2,5-Cyclohexadiene-1,4-Diones
p-Benzoquinones
1,2-Benzoquinones - Narrower
Concept UI M0024778
Preferred term 1,2-Benzoquinones
Entry term(s) o-Benzoquinones



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