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Descriptor English: Hydrofluoric Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido Fluorhídrico
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido Fluorídrico
Descriptor French: Acide fluorhydrique
Entry term(s): Acid, Fluohydric
Acid, Fluorhydric
Acid, Hydrofluoric
Fluohydric Acid
Fluorhydric Acid
Fluoride, Hydrogen
Hydrogen Fluoride
Tree number(s): D01.029.260.328
D01.303.350
SP4.097.039.704.380
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006858
Scope note: Hydrofluoric acid. A solution of hydrogen fluoride in water. It is a colorless fuming liquid which can cause painful burns.
Annotation: hydrogen fluoride in water; can cause burns; /analogs = FLUORIDES or specific fluoride
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
Registry Number: RGL5YE86CZ
CAS Type 1 Name: Hydrofluoric acid
Previous Indexing: Acids (1966-1971)
Fluorides (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77(72)
DeCS ID: 7011
Unique ID: D006858
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Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Hydrofluoric Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0010714
Scope note Hydrofluoric acid. A solution of hydrogen fluoride in water. It is a colorless fuming liquid which can cause painful burns.
Preferred term Hydrofluoric Acid
Entry term(s) Acid, Fluohydric
Acid, Fluorhydric
Acid, Hydrofluoric
Fluohydric Acid
Fluorhydric Acid
Fluoride, Hydrogen
Hydrogen Fluoride



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