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Chemical Trichloroethylene

Name Trichloroethylene
CAS Type 1 Name Ethene, trichloro-
Equivalent Terms Ethinyl Trichloride | Trichloride, Ethinyl | Trichloroethene | Trielina | Trilene
CAS Registry Number 79-01-6
Definition A highly volatile inhalation anesthetic used mainly in short surgical procedures where light anesthesia with good analgesia is required. It is also used as an industrial solvent. Prolonged exposure to high concentrations of the vapor can lead to cardiotoxicity and neurological impairment.
Structure Trichloroethylene
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MeSH® ID D014241
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Halogenated Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Trichloroethylene Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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Trichloroethylene Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
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