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Descriptor English: Polygeline
Descriptor Spanish: Poligelina
Descriptor Portuguese: Poligelina
Descriptor French: Polygéline
Entry term(s): Gelofusine
Gelofusines
Haemaccel
Haemaccels
Polygelines
Thomaegelin
Thomaegelins
Tree number(s): D05.750.780
D12.644.740
D25.720.780
J01.637.051.720.780
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011097
Scope note: A 3.5 per cent colloidal solution containing urea-cross-linked polymerized peptides. It has a molecular weight of approximately 35,000 and is prepared from gelatin and electrolytes. The polymeric solution is used as a plasma expander.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Pharm Action: Plasma Substitutes
Registry Number: 9015-56-9
Previous Indexing: Peptides (1972-1974)
Polymers (1972-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under POLYMERS 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under POLYMERS 1975-90
DeCS ID: 29518
Unique ID: D011097
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Polygeline - Preferred
Concept UI M0017190
Scope note A 3.5 per cent colloidal solution containing urea-cross-linked polymerized peptides. It has a molecular weight of approximately 35,000 and is prepared from gelatin and electrolytes. The polymeric solution is used as a plasma expander.
Preferred term Polygeline
Entry term(s) Polygelines
Gelofusine - Narrower
Concept UI M0475082
Preferred term Gelofusine
Entry term(s) Gelofusines
Thomaegelin - Narrower
Concept UI M0475083
Preferred term Thomaegelin
Entry term(s) Thomaegelins
Haemaccel - Narrower
Concept UI M0373157
Preferred term Haemaccel
Entry term(s) Haemaccels



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