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15120-9Ethanol [Moles/volume] in BloodActive

Part Descriptions

LP14348-4   Ethanol
Ethanol (C2H6O), also known as ethyl alcohol or grain alcohol, is a flammable, colorless, mildly toxic chemical compound with a distinctive perfume-like odor. It is the alcohol found in alcoholic beverages Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Ethanol (Wikipedia)

LP14348-4   Ethanol
A clear, colorless liquid rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and distributed throughout the body. It has bactericidal activity and is used often as a topical disinfectant. It is widely used as a solvent and preservative in pharmaceutical preparations as well as serving as the primary ingredient in alcoholic beverages. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP14348-4   Ethanol
Ethyl alcohol (ethanol, drinking alcohol) is a central nervous system depressant and can cause effects such as impaired judgment, reduced alertness and impaired muscular coordination. Ethanol can also be a product of decomposition or degradation of biological samples Source: NMS labs

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Ethanol
Property
SCnc
Time
Pt
System
Bld
Scale
Qn
Method

Additional Names

Short Name
Ethanol Bld-sCnc
Display Name
Ethanol (Bld) [Moles/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha
Ethanol, Blood

Basic Attributes

Class
DRUG/TOX
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 1.0k
Last Updated
Version 2.40
Order vs. Observation
Both
Common SI Lab Results Rank
597

Member of these Groups

LG49886-1 Ethanol|Pt|Bld|46.07 g/mole
LG2335-0 Ethanol|SCnc|Pt|ANYBldSerPl

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
乙醇:物质的量浓度:时间点:全血:定量型:
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
ethanol:mol/volume:moment:bloed:kwantitatief:
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Etanool:SCnc:Pt:B:Qn:
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Éthanol:Concentration de substance:Temps ponctuel:Sang:Quantitatif:
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Éthanol:Concentration de substance:Temps ponctuel:Sang:Quantitatif:
fr-FRFrench (France)
Éthanol:Moles/Volume:Ponctuel:Sang:Numérique:
de-DEGerman (Germany)
Ethanol:SKnz:Pkt:Blut:Qn:
el-GRGreek (Greece)
Αιθανόλη:Συγκέντρωση ουσίας:Χρονική στιγμή:Αίμα:Ποσοτική:
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Etanolo:SCnc:Pt:Sangue:Qn:
ko-KRKorean (Korea, Republic of)
에탄올:물질농도:검사시점:전혈:정량:
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Etanol:SCnc:Pt:SgTotal:Qn:
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Этанол:МолКонц:ТчкВрм:Кр:Колич:
es-ARSpanish (Argentina)
etanol:concentración de sustancia:punto en el tiempo:sangre:cuantitativo:
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Etanol:Concentración de sustancia:Punto temporal:Sangre:Qn:
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Etanol:SubKons:Zmlı:Kan:Kant:

Example Units

Unit Source
mmol/L Example UCUM Units

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