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Descriptor English: Hyaluronic Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido Hialurónico
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido Hialurônico
Descriptor French: Acide hyaluronique
Entry term(s): Acid, Hyaluronic
Amo Vitrax
Amvisc
Biolon
Etamucine
Healon
Hyaluronan
Hyaluronate Sodium
Hyaluronate, Sodium
Hyvisc
Luronit
Sodium Hyaluronate
Vitrax, Amo
Tree number(s): D09.698.373.475
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006820
Scope note: A natural high-viscosity mucopolysaccharide with alternating beta (1-3) glucuronide and beta (1-4) glucosaminidic bonds. It is found in the UMBILICAL CORD, in VITREOUS BODY and in SYNOVIAL FLUID. A high urinary level is found in PROGERIA.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Pharm Action: Adjuvants, Immunologic
Viscosupplements
Registry Number: 9004-61-9
CAS Type 1 Name: Hyaluronic acid
Public MeSH Note: 2002; for BIOLON see POLYMETHYL METHACRYLATE 1977-2001
History Note: 2002; for BIOLON use POLYMETHYL METHACRYLATE 1977-2001
DeCS ID: 6972
Unique ID: D006820
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Hyaluronic Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0010664
Scope note A natural high-viscosity mucopolysaccharide with alternating beta (1-3) glucuronide and beta (1-4) glucosaminidic bonds. It is found in the UMBILICAL CORD, in VITREOUS BODY and in SYNOVIAL FLUID. A high urinary level is found in PROGERIA.
Preferred term Hyaluronic Acid
Entry term(s) Acid, Hyaluronic
Amo Vitrax - Narrower
Concept UI M0357385
Preferred term Amo Vitrax
Entry term(s) Vitrax, Amo
Biolon - Narrower
Concept UI M0392845
Preferred term Biolon
Etamucine - Narrower
Concept UI M0357384
Preferred term Etamucine
Hyaluronan - Narrower
Concept UI M0357381
Preferred term Hyaluronan
Hyvisc - Narrower
Concept UI M0357380
Preferred term Hyvisc
Luronit - Narrower
Concept UI M0357379
Preferred term Luronit
Sodium Hyaluronate - Narrower
Concept UI M0357382
Preferred term Sodium Hyaluronate
Entry term(s) Hyaluronate Sodium
Hyaluronate, Sodium
Amvisc - Narrower
Concept UI M0010665
Preferred term Amvisc
Healon - Narrower
Concept UI M0357383
Preferred term Healon



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