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56478-1Ethanol [Mass/volume] in Blood by Gas chromatographyActive

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
MCnc
Time
Pt
System
Bld
Scale
Qn
Method
GC

Additional Names

Short Name
Ethanol Bld GC-mCnc
Display Name
Ethanol Gas chromatography (Bld) [Mass/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha
Ethanol, Blood

Basic Attributes

Class
DRUG/TOX
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.29
Last Updated
Version 2.34
Order vs. Observation
Both

Member of these Groups

LG2036-4 Ethanol|MCnc|Pt|ANYBldSerPl

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
乙醇:质量浓度:时间点:全血:定量型:气相色谱分析法
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
ethanol:massa/volume:moment:bloed:kwantitatief:gaschromatografie
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Etanool:MCnc:Pt:B:Qn:GC
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Éthanol:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Sang:Quantitatif:Chromatographie en phase gazeuse
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Éthanol:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Sang:Quantitatif:Chromatographie en phase gazeuse
fr-FRFrench (France)
Éthanol:Masse/Volume:Ponctuel:Sang:Numérique:CPG
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Etanolo:MCnc:Pt:Sangue:Qn:GC
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Etanol:#N/A:Pt:SgTotal:Qn:Cromatografia gasosa
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Etanol:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Sangre:Qn:Cromatografía de gases
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Etanol:KütlKons:Zmlı:Kan:Kant:GC

Example Units

Unit Source
mg/mL Example UCUM Units
mg/mL Original Submission
mg/dL REGENSTRIEF

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