Descriptor English: Diethylnitrosamine
Descriptor Spanish: Dietilnitrosamina
Descriptor Portuguese: Dietilnitrosamina
Descriptor French: N-Éthyl-N-nitroso-éthanamine
Entry term(s): N Nitrosodiethylamine
Tree number(s): D02.654.442.200
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A nitrosamine derivative with alkylating, carcinogenic, and mutagenic properties.
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
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: Alkylating Agents
Registry Number: 3IQ78TTX1A
CAS Type 1 Name: Ethanamine, N-ethyl-N-nitroso-
Previous Indexing: Nitrosamines (1969-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 86; was see under NITROSAMINES 1975-85
History Note: 86(75); was see under NITROSAMINES 1975-85
DeCS ID: 4087
Unique ID: D004052
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Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Diethylnitrosamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0006354
Scope note A nitrosamine derivative with alkylating, carcinogenic, and mutagenic properties.
Preferred term Diethylnitrosamine
Entry term(s) N Nitrosodiethylamine

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