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Descriptor English: Cyanoacrylates
Descriptor Spanish: Cianoacrilatos
Descriptor Portuguese: Cianoacrilatos
Descriptor French: Cyanoacrylates
Entry term(s): Cyanoacrylate
Tree number(s): D02.241.081.069.366
D02.626.290
D05.750.259
D25.720.259
D25.919.367
J01.637.051.720.259
J01.637.051.919.367
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003487
Scope note: A group of compounds having the general formula CH2=C(CN)-COOR; it polymerizes on contact with moisture; used as tissue adhesive; higher homologs have hemostatic and antibacterial properties.
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
Previous Indexing: Acetates (1966-1971)
Acrylates (1966-1971)
Tissue Adhesives (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 72
History Note: 72
DeCS ID: 3507
Unique ID: D003487
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Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2007/07/09
Cyanoacrylates - Preferred
Concept UI M0005439
Scope note A group of compounds having the general formula CH2=C(CN)-COOR; it polymerizes on contact with moisture; used as tissue adhesive; higher homologs have hemostatic and antibacterial properties.
Preferred term Cyanoacrylates
Entry term(s) Cyanoacrylate



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