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Descriptor in English: Furans
Descriptor in Spanish: Furanos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Furanos
Descriptor in French: Furanes
Entry term(s): Tetrahydrofurans
Tree number(s): D03.383.312
Scope note: Compounds with a 5-membered ring of four carbons and an oxygen. They are aromatic heterocycles. The reduced form is tetrahydrofuran.
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
DeCS UI: 5799
Descriptor UI: D005663
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Furans - Preferred
Concept UI M0008898
Scope note Compounds with a 5-membered ring of four carbons and an oxygen. They are aromatic heterocycles. The reduced form is tetrahydrofuran.
Preferred term Furans
Tetrahydrofurans - Narrower
Concept UI M0414409
Preferred term Tetrahydrofurans



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