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Chemical Carbon Monoxide

Name Carbon Monoxide
CAS Type 1 Name CO
Equivalent Term Monoxide, Carbon
CAS Registry Number 630-08-0
Definition Carbon monoxide (CO). A poisonous colorless, odorless, tasteless gas. It combines with hemoglobin to form carboxyhemoglobin, which has no oxygen carrying capacity. The resultant oxygen deprivation causes headache, dizziness, decreased pulse and respiratory rates, unconsciousness, and death. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Structure Carbon Monoxide
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MeSH® ID D002248
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1. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carbon Compounds, Inorganic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carbon Monoxide Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
2. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Gases Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carbon Monoxide Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
3. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Oxygen Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Oxides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carbon Monoxide Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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