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Descriptor English: Ambergris
Descriptor Spanish: Ámbar Gris
Descriptor Portuguese: Âmbar-Gris
Descriptor French: Ambre gris
Tree number(s): D20.080
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018648
Scope note: A gray substance found in the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT of the SPERM WHALE.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Public MeSH Note: 1995
History Note: 1995
Related: Sperm Whale MeSH
DeCS ID: 32373
Unique ID: D018648
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/04/19
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Ambergris - Preferred
Concept UI M0027941
Scope note A gray substance found in the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT of the SPERM WHALE.
Preferred term Ambergris



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