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Descriptor English: Hydrocarbons, Cyclic
Descriptor Spanish: Hidrocarburos Cíclicos
Descriptor Portuguese: Hidrocarbonetos Cíclicos
Descriptor French: Hydrocarbures cycliques
Entry term(s): Cyclic Hydrocarbons
Hydrocarbons, Polycyclic
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons
Tree number(s): D02.455.426
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006844
Scope note: Organic compounds composed exclusively of carbon and hydrogen forming a closed ring that may be either alicyclic or aromatic.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; do not confuse with HYDROCARBONS, ACYCLIC
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
Public MeSH Note: 1998; for HYDROCARBONS, POLYCYCLIC see POLYCYCLIC COMPOUNDS 1978-2017
History Note: 1998; for HYDROCARBONS, POLYCYCLIC use POLYCYCLIC COMPOUNDS 1978-2017
Related: Polycyclic Compounds MeSH
DeCS ID: 6995
Unique ID: D006844
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/09
Hydrocarbons, Cyclic - Preferred
Concept UI M0010694
Scope note Organic compounds composed exclusively of carbon and hydrogen forming a closed ring that may be either alicyclic or aromatic.
Preferred term Hydrocarbons, Cyclic
Entry term(s) Cyclic Hydrocarbons
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons - Narrower
Concept UI M0017163
Scope note Hydrocarbons consisting of two or more ring structures.
Preferred term Polycyclic Hydrocarbons
Entry term(s) Hydrocarbons, Polycyclic



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