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Descriptor in English: Hydrocarbons, Acyclic
Descriptor in Spanish: Hidrocarburos Acíclicos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hidrocarbonetos Acíclicos
Descriptor in French: Hydrocarbures acycliques
Entry term(s): Acyclic Hydrocarbons
Tree number(s): D02.455.326
Scope note: Organic compounds composed exclusively of carbon and hydrogen where no carbon atoms join to form a ring structure.
Annotation: GEN; prefer specifics; used for mapping supplementary chemicals; do not confuse with HYDROCARBONS, ALICYCLIC
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
History Note: 98; use explode 1967-97
DeCS UI: 6991
Descriptor UI: D006839
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Hydrocarbons, Acyclic - Preferred
Concept UI M0010688
Scope note Organic compounds composed exclusively of carbon and hydrogen where no carbon atoms join to form a ring structure.
Preferred term Hydrocarbons, Acyclic
Entry term(s) Acyclic Hydrocarbons



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