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Descriptor English: Nerve Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Agentes Nerviosos
Descriptor Portuguese: Agentes Neurotóxicos
Descriptor French: Agents neurotoxiques
Entry term(s): Agent, Nerve
Agents, Nerve
Gas, Nerve
Nerve Agent
Nerve Gas
Tree number(s): D27.720.599
D27.720.777.300.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000067397
Scope note: A class of compounds that adversely affect the transmission of impulses through the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Previous Indexing: Organophosphorus Compounds (1982-2015)
Public MeSH Note: 2016
History Note: 2016
Related: Asphyxiating Gases DeCS
DeCS ID: 56019
Unique ID: D000067397
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Nerve Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M000599163
Scope note A class of compounds that adversely affect the transmission of impulses through the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Preferred term Nerve Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Nerve
Agents, Nerve
Nerve Agent
Nerve Gas - Narrower
Concept UI M000617994
Preferred term Nerve Gas
Entry term(s) Gas, Nerve



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