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Descriptor English: Cholestanol
Descriptor Spanish: Colestanol
Descriptor Portuguese: Colestanol
Descriptor French: Dihydrocholestérol
Entry term(s): 5 alpha Cholestan 3 alpha ol
5 alpha Cholestan 3 beta ol
5 alpha-Cholestan-3 alpha-ol
5 alpha-Cholestan-3 beta-ol
5 beta Cholestan 3 beta ol
5 beta-Cholestan-3 alpha-ol
5 beta-Cholestan-3 beta-ol
Cholestan 3 ol
Cholestan-3-ol
Cholestanol, (3alpha, 5beta)-Isomer
Coprostanol
Coprosterol
Dihydrocholesterol
beta Cholestanol
beta-Cholestan-3 beta-ol, 5
beta-Cholestanol
beta-ol, 5 beta-Cholestan-3
Tree number(s): D04.210.500.247.100.250
D04.210.500.247.808.197.135
D10.570.938.208.160
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004083
Scope note: A cholesterol derivative found in human feces, gallstones, eggs, and other biological matter.
Annotation: do not confuse with CHOLESTANOLS; do not confuse x-ref DIHYDROCHOLESTEROL with DEHYDROCHOLESTEROLS
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
Registry Number: 8M308U816E
CAS Type 1 Name: Cholestan-3-ol, (3beta,5alpha)-
Public MeSH Note: 91; was DIHYDROCHOLESTEROL see under CHOLESTEROL/analogs & derivatives 1975-90, see under CHOLESTEROL 1973-74, see under CHOLESTANES 1969-72
Online Note: use CHOLESTANOL to search DIHYDROCHOLESTEROL 1975-90; use CHOLESTEROL 1973-74; use CHOLESTANES 1969-72; use STEROLS 1966-68 (as prov)
History Note: 91(64); was DIHYDROCHOLESTEROL see under CHOLESTEROL/analogs & derivatives 1975-90, see under CHOLESTEROL 1973-74, see under CHOLESTANES 1969-72, & see under STEROLS 1964-68 (Prov)
DeCS ID: 29229
Unique ID: D004083
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/28
Cholestanol - Preferred
Concept UI M0006394
Scope note A cholesterol derivative found in human feces, gallstones, eggs, and other biological matter.
Preferred term Cholestanol
Entry term(s) 5 alpha Cholestan 3 beta ol
5 alpha-Cholestan-3 beta-ol
Cholestan 3 ol
Cholestan-3-ol
Dihydrocholesterol
beta Cholestanol
beta-Cholestanol
5 beta-Cholestan-3 beta-ol - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0006397
Preferred term 5 beta-Cholestan-3 beta-ol
Entry term(s) 5 beta Cholestan 3 beta ol
Coprostanol
beta-Cholestan-3 beta-ol, 5
beta-ol, 5 beta-Cholestan-3
Coprosterol - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0006399
Preferred term Coprosterol
5 alpha-Cholestan-3 alpha-ol - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0006396
Preferred term 5 alpha-Cholestan-3 alpha-ol
Entry term(s) 5 alpha Cholestan 3 alpha ol
Cholestanol, (3alpha, 5beta)-Isomer - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0330547
Preferred term Cholestanol, (3alpha, 5beta)-Isomer
Entry term(s) 5 beta-Cholestan-3 alpha-ol



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