"Ethanol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
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.
- Grain Alcohol
- Alcohol, Grain
- Alcohol, Ethyl
- Ethyl Alcohol
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Ethanol".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Ethanol".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ethanol" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Ethanol" was a major or minor topic of these publication.