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Descriptor English: Phosphites
Descriptor Spanish: Fosfitos
Descriptor Portuguese: Fosfitos
Descriptor French: Phosphites
Entry term(s): Phosphite
Tree number(s): D01.248.497.158.750
D01.695.625.700.675
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017905
Scope note: Inorganic salts or organic esters of phosphorous acid that contain the (3-)PO3 radical. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
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: Organophosphorus Compounds (1973-1993)
Phosphorous Acids (1968-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
DeCS ID: 31192
Unique ID: D017905
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Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/04
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Phosphites - Preferred
Concept UI M0027051
Scope note Inorganic salts or organic esters of phosphorous acid that contain the (3-)PO3 radical. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Preferred term Phosphites
Entry term(s) Phosphite



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