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Descriptor English: Deuterium
Descriptor Spanish: Deuterio
Descriptor Portuguese: Deutério
Descriptor French: Deutérium
Entry term(s): Deuterons
Hydrogen 2
Hydrogen-2
Tree number(s): D01.268.406.500
D01.362.340.500
D01.496.289
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003903
Scope note: The stable isotope of hydrogen. It has one neutron and one proton in the nucleus.
Annotation: heavy hydrogen; HEAVY WATER see DEUTERIUM OXIDE is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Registry Number: AR09D82C7G
CAS Type 1 Name: Deuterium
DeCS ID: 3923
Unique ID: D003903
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/04/14
Deuterium - Preferred
Concept UI M0006092
Scope note The stable isotope of hydrogen. It has one neutron and one proton in the nucleus.
Preferred term Deuterium
Entry term(s) Hydrogen 2
Hydrogen-2
Deuterons - Narrower
Concept UI M0006093
Preferred term Deuterons



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