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5750-5Toluene [Mass/volume] in Serum or PlasmaActive

Part Descriptions

LP16840-8   Toluene
Toluene, also known as methylbenzene or phenylmethane is a clear, water -insoluble liquid with the typical smell of paint thinners, redolent of the sweet smell of the related compound benzene. It is an aromatic hydrocarbon that is widely used as an industrial feedstock and as a solvent. 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, Toluene (Wikipedia)

LP16840-8   Toluene
A widely used industrial solvent. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP16840-8   Toluene
Toluene is an aromatic hydrocarbon, occurring naturally in crude oil and in the tolu tree. It is produced during the process of making gasoline and other fuels from crude oil, in making coal from coal,and as a by-product in the manufacture of styrene. It is a solvent in paints, lacquers, thinners, glues, correction fluid and nail polish remover, and is used in the printing and leather tanning process. (Drug class: Volatile solvent, CNS depressant). There is no approved medical use of toluene. It is frequently abused for its intoxicating effects. Source: Regenstrief Institute

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Toluene
Property
MCnc
Time
Pt
System
Ser/Plas
Scale
Qn
Method

Additional Names

Short Name
Toluene SerPl-mCnc
Display Name
Toluene [Mass/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha
Toluene, Blood

Basic Attributes

Class
DRUG/TOX
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 1.0
Last Updated
Version 2.73
Order vs. Observation
Both
Common US Lab Results Rank
16013

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
55116-8 Centers for Environmental Health volatile organic compounds panel [Mass/volume] - Serum or Plasma

Member of these Groups

LG37648-9 Toluene|ANYProp|ANYTm|ANYSys|ANYMeth
LG23635-2 Toluene|MCnc|Pt|ANYBldSerPl

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
甲苯:质量浓度:时间点:血清/血浆:定量型:
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
tolueen:massa/volume:moment:serum of plasma:kwantitatief:
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Tolueen:MCnc:Pt:S/P:Qn:
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Toluène:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Sérum/Plasma:Quantitatif:
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Toluène:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Sérum/Plasma:Quantitatif:
fr-FRFrench (France)
Toluène:Masse/Volume:Ponctuel:Sérum/Plasma:Numérique:
de-DEGerman (Germany)
Toluol:Massenkonzentration:Zeitpunkt:Serum oder Plasma:Quantitativ:
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Toluene:MCnc:Pt:Siero/Plasma:Qn:
ko-KRKorean (Korea, Republic of)
톨루엔:질량농도:검사시점:혈청/혈장:정량:
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Tolueno:MCnc:Pt:Sor/Plas:Qn:
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Толуол:МассКонц:ТчкВрм:Сыв/Плаз:Колич:
es-ARSpanish (Argentina)
tolueno:concentración de masa:punto en el tiempo:suero/plasma:cuantitativo:
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Tolueno:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Suero o Plasma:Cuantitativo:
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Tolueno:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Suero o Plasma:Qn:
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Toluen:KütlKons:Zmlı:Ser/Plaz:Kant:

Example Units

Unit Source
ug/mL Example UCUM Units
mcg/mL REGENSTRIEF

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