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Mead acid is an omega-9 fatty acid. Like some other omega-9 polyunsaturated fatty acids animals can make Mead acid de novo. Its elevated presence in the blood is an indication of essential fatty acid deficiency. Mead acid is found in large quantities in cartilage. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Wikipedia

Basic Part Properties

Part Display Name
Mead acid (C20:3w9)
Part Type
Component (Describes the core component or analyte measured)
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Construct for LOINC Short Name
Mead acid

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Tag Language Translation
zh-CN Chinese (China) 蜜酒酸
Synonyms: 5,8,11-二十碳三烯酸;5,8,11-二十碳三烯酸, C20:3w9;C20:3w9;蜜酒酸, C20:3w9
fr-CA French (Canada) Acide de Mead
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Acido Mead (C20:3w9)
it-IT Italian (Italy) Mead, acido
Synonyms: Acido di Mead (C20:3w9)
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Mead asit
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Мидовая кислота
Synonyms: Мидовая кислота (C20:3w9);5,8,11-эйкозатриеноат (C20:3w9)
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) mead acid
fr-BE French (Belgium) Acide de Mead