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Descriptor English: Hydrogen Sulfide
Descriptor Spanish: Sulfuro de Hidrógeno
Descriptor Portuguese: Sulfeto de Hidrogênio
Descriptor French: Sulfure d'hydrogène
Entry term(s): Hydrogen Sulfide (H2(Sx))
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S2)
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S3)
Sulfide, Hydrogen
Tree number(s): D01.029.260.340
D01.362.350
D01.875.350
SP4.097.039.734.450.316
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006862
Scope note: A flammable, poisonous gas with a characteristic odor of rotten eggs. It is used in the manufacture of chemicals, in metallurgy, and as an analytical reagent. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Annotation: /analogs = SULFIDES or SULFHYDRYL COMPOUNDS or specifics
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
Pharm Action: Air Pollutants
Gasotransmitters
Registry Number: YY9FVM7NSN
CAS Type 1 Name: Hydrogen sulfide (H2S)
Previous Indexing: Hydrogen (1966-1970)
Sulfides (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73(71)
DeCS ID: 7016
Unique ID: D006862
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Hydrogen Sulfide - Preferred
Concept UI M0010721
Scope note A flammable, poisonous gas with a characteristic odor of rotten eggs. It is used in the manufacture of chemicals, in metallurgy, and as an analytical reagent. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Preferred term Hydrogen Sulfide
Entry term(s) Sulfide, Hydrogen
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S3) - Narrower
Concept UI M0330262
Preferred term Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S3)
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2(Sx)) - Narrower
Concept UI M0330263
Preferred term Hydrogen Sulfide (H2(Sx))
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S2) - Narrower
Concept UI M0330261
Preferred term Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S2)



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