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Inhalant Abuse MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Inhalant Abuse
Tree Number(s)
C25.775.467
F03.900.467
Unique ID
D058545
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D058545
Scope Note
Illicit use of chemicals and products whose vapors can be inhaled to produce a rapid mind-altering effect. Inhalants include aerosols, gases, and volatile solvents that are often inhaled repeatedly to achieve the short-lived intoxicating effect.
Entry Term(s)
Glue Abuse
Glue Sniffing
NLM Classification #
WM 270
Public MeSH Note
2011; for Glue Sniffing, see Substance-Related Disorders 1981-2010; Glue Sniffing was a heading 1969-1980
History Note
2011; for Glue Sniffing, use Substance-Related Disorders 1981-2010; Glue Sniffing was a heading 1969-1980
Date Established
2011/01/01
Date of Entry
2010/06/25
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Inhalant Abuse Preferred
Glue Sniffing Narrower
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