Search
Descriptor English: Fluorocarbons
Descriptor Spanish: Fluorocarburos
Descriptor Portuguese: Fluorcarbonetos
Descriptor French: Fluorocarbones
Entry term(s): Alcohols, Fluorinated Telomer
Alcohols, Fluoro-Telomer
Alcohols, Polyfluorinated Telomer
Emulsion, Fluorocarbon
Emulsions, Fluorocarbon
Fluorinated Telomer Alcohols
Fluoro Telomer Alcohols
Fluoro-Telomer Alcohols
Fluorocarbon
Fluorocarbon Emulsion
Fluorocarbon Emulsions
Fluorocarbons, Telomer
Perfluorocarbon
Perfluorocarbons
Polyfluorinated Telomer Alcohols
Telomer Alcohols, Fluorinated
Telomer Alcohols, Polyfluorinated
Telomer Fluorocarbons
Tree number(s): D02.455.526.510.435
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005466
Scope note: Liquid perfluorinated carbon compounds which may or may not contain a hetero atom such as nitrogen, oxygen or sulfur, but do not contain another halogen or hydrogen atom. This concept includes fluorocarbon emulsions and fluorocarbon blood substitutes.
Annotation: do not confuse with HYDROCARBONS, FLUORINATED or CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS or TELOMERE
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Previous Indexing: Fluorocarbon Polymers (1974-1976)
Freons (1974-1976)
Hydrocarbons, Fluorinated (1974-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77; was see under FLUOROCARBON POLYMERS 1975-76; PERFLUOROBUTYL TETRAHYDROFURAN was see under FURANS 1975-77
History Note: 77(75); was see under FLUOROCARBON POLYMERS 1975-76
Related: Blood Substitutes MeSH
DeCS ID: 5596
Unique ID: D005466
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Fluorocarbons - Preferred
Concept UI M0008625
Scope note Liquid perfluorinated carbon compounds which may or may not contain a hetero atom such as nitrogen, oxygen or sulfur, but do not contain another halogen or hydrogen atom. This concept includes fluorocarbon emulsions and fluorocarbon blood substitutes.
Preferred term Fluorocarbons
Entry term(s) Fluorocarbon
Perfluorocarbon
Perfluorocarbons
Telomer Fluorocarbons - Narrower
Concept UI M0496630
Preferred term Telomer Fluorocarbons
Entry term(s) Fluorocarbons, Telomer
Fluorinated Telomer Alcohols - Narrower
Concept UI M0496631
Preferred term Fluorinated Telomer Alcohols
Entry term(s) Alcohols, Fluorinated Telomer
Alcohols, Fluoro-Telomer
Alcohols, Polyfluorinated Telomer
Fluoro Telomer Alcohols
Fluoro-Telomer Alcohols
Polyfluorinated Telomer Alcohols
Telomer Alcohols, Fluorinated
Telomer Alcohols, Polyfluorinated
Fluorocarbon Emulsions - Narrower
Concept UI M0008624
Preferred term Fluorocarbon Emulsions
Entry term(s) Emulsion, Fluorocarbon
Emulsions, Fluorocarbon
Fluorocarbon Emulsion



We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.


Go to survey