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Descriptor English: Isomerism
Descriptor Spanish: Isomerismo
Descriptor Portuguese: Isomerismo
Descriptor French: Isomérie
Entry term(s): Isomerisms
Tree number(s): G02.111.570.685
G02.607.445
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007536
Scope note: The phenomenon whereby certain chemical compounds have structures that are different although the compounds possess the same elemental composition. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Annotation: usually NIM
Previous Indexing: Chemistry, Organic (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(71)
DeCS ID: 7703
Unique ID: D007536
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Isomerism - Preferred
Concept UI M0011770
Scope note The phenomenon whereby certain chemical compounds have structures that are different although the compounds possess the same elemental composition. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Preferred term Isomerism
Entry term(s) Isomerisms



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