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Descriptor English: Dehydroascorbic Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido Deshidroascórbico
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido Desidroascórbico
Descriptor French: Acide déhydroascorbique
Entry term(s): Acid, Dehydroascorbic
Tree number(s): D02.241.081.844.107.260
D02.241.511.902.107.260
D02.540.260
D09.811.100.260
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003683
Scope note: The reversibly oxidized form of ascorbic acid. It is the lactone of 2,3-DIKETOGULONIC ACID and has antiscorbutic activity in man on oral ingestion.
Annotation: deficiency: coordinate DEHYDROASCORBIC ACID/defic (IM) with ASCORBIC ACID DEFICIENCY (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
DF deficiency
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
Pharm Action: Vitamins
Registry Number: Y2Z3ZTP9UM
CAS Type 1 Name: L-threo-2,3-Hexodiulosonic acid, gamma-lactone
Previous Indexing: Ascorbic Acid (1969-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under ASCORBIC ACID 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under ASCORBIC ACID 1975-90
DeCS ID: 3696
Unique ID: D003683
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Dehydroascorbic Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0005759
Scope note The reversibly oxidized form of ascorbic acid. It is the lactone of 2,3-DIKETOGULONIC ACID and has antiscorbutic activity in man on oral ingestion.
Preferred term Dehydroascorbic Acid
Entry term(s) Acid, Dehydroascorbic



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