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Introduction: Sulfanilamide

Description of Sulfanilamide

Sulfanilamide: a white odorless crystalline sulfa drug; the parent compound of most of the sulfa drugs.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Sulfanilamide: potent antibacterial agent, the first of the sulfonamides discovered.
Source: CRISP

Sulfanilamide: Compounds based on 4-aminobenzenesulfonamide. The '-anil-' part of the name refers to aniline.
Source: MeSH 2007

Sulfanilamide: Related Topics

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More specific terms for Sulfanilamide:

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Broader terms for Sulfanilamide

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Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Sulfanilamide can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Sulfanilamide

The following list attempts to classify Sulfanilamide into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • sulfa,sulfa drug,sulfonamide,sulpha
  • antibacterial,antibacterial drug,bactericide
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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