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Ethyl alcohol

MedGen UID:
186
Concept ID:
C0001962
Organic Chemical; Pharmacologic Substance
Synonyms: Alcohol, Ethyl; Alcohol, Grain; Ethanol; Ethyl Alcohol; Grain Alcohol
SNOMED CT: Ethyl alcohol (398624005); Ethyl alcohol (419442005); EtOH - Alcohol (419442005); EtOH - Ethanol (419442005); Ethanol (419442005); Ethanol (398624005)
 

Definition

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. [from MeSH]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVEthyl alcohol

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Tumturk A, Kucuk A, Canoz O, Tucer B, Kurtsoy A
Turk Neurosurg 2016;26(5):684-9. doi: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.13567-14.2. PMID: 27476920
Accinni A, Bertocchini A, Madafferi S, Natali G, Inserra A
J Pediatr Surg 2016 Sep;51(9):1480-4. Epub 2016 Jun 7 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.05.005. PMID: 27320839
Xue J, Geng X
Pak J Pharm Sci 2015 Mar;28(2 Suppl):697-700. PMID: 25796160
Sriraj P, Aukkanimart R, Boonmars T, Juasook A, Sudsarn P, Wonkchalee N, Pairojkul C, Waraasawapati S, Laummaunwai P, Boonjaraspinyo S
Parasitol Res 2013 Aug;112(8):2971-81. Epub 2013 Jun 27 doi: 10.1007/s00436-013-3469-1. PMID: 23807659
Hayes JE, Jinks AL
Physiol Behav 2012 Sep 10;107(2):177-80. Epub 2012 Jul 6 doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2012.06.020. PMID: 22776624

Diagnosis

Hertzog JH, Radwick A
Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 2015 Jul;53(7):557-60. doi: 10.5414/CP202362. PMID: 25943177
Xue J, Geng X
Pak J Pharm Sci 2015 Mar;28(2 Suppl):697-700. PMID: 25796160
Ostapenko YN, Brusin KM, Zobnin YV, Shchupak AY, Vishnevetskiy MK, Sentsov VG, Novikova OV, Alekseenko SA, Lebed'ko OA, Puchkov YB
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2011 Jul;49(6):471-7. Epub 2011 Jul 15 doi: 10.3109/15563650.2011.592837. PMID: 21761961
Kim TY, Jin CY, Kim GY, Choi IW, Jeong YK, Nam TJ, Kim SK, Choi YH
J Med Food 2009 Aug;12(4):782-7. doi: 10.1089/jmf.2008.1114. PMID: 19735177
Shamsi M, Abdali K, Montazer NR, Kumar PV, Tabatabaee HR
Acta Cytol 2008 Mar-Apr;52(2):187-90. PMID: 18499991

Therapy

Tumturk A, Kucuk A, Canoz O, Tucer B, Kurtsoy A
Turk Neurosurg 2016;26(5):684-9. doi: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.13567-14.2. PMID: 27476920
Accinni A, Bertocchini A, Madafferi S, Natali G, Inserra A
J Pediatr Surg 2016 Sep;51(9):1480-4. Epub 2016 Jun 7 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.05.005. PMID: 27320839
Hertzog JH, Radwick A
Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 2015 Jul;53(7):557-60. doi: 10.5414/CP202362. PMID: 25943177
Xue J, Geng X
Pak J Pharm Sci 2015 Mar;28(2 Suppl):697-700. PMID: 25796160
Sriraj P, Aukkanimart R, Boonmars T, Juasook A, Sudsarn P, Wonkchalee N, Pairojkul C, Waraasawapati S, Laummaunwai P, Boonjaraspinyo S
Parasitol Res 2013 Aug;112(8):2971-81. Epub 2013 Jun 27 doi: 10.1007/s00436-013-3469-1. PMID: 23807659

Prognosis

Tagawa N, Sugiyama E, Tajima M, Sasaki Y, Nakamura S, Okuyama H, Shimizu H, Sato VH, Sasaki T, Sato H
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 2017 Oct;80(4):841-849. Epub 2017 Sep 1 doi: 10.1007/s00280-017-3425-3. PMID: 28864856
Accinni A, Bertocchini A, Madafferi S, Natali G, Inserra A
J Pediatr Surg 2016 Sep;51(9):1480-4. Epub 2016 Jun 7 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.05.005. PMID: 27320839
Therattil PJ, Yueh JH, Kordahi AM, Cherla DV, Lee ES, Granick MS
Wounds 2015 Dec;27(12):347-53. PMID: 27447107
Gavaldà L, Olmo AR, Hernández R, Domínguez MA, Salamonsen MR, Ayats J, Alcaide F, Soriano A, Rosell A; Bellvitge Hospital Bronchoscopy Quality Improvement Group.
Respir Med 2015 Aug;109(8):1079-85. Epub 2015 May 6 doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2015.04.015. PMID: 26001485
Khaltourina D, Korotayev A
Alcohol Alcohol 2015 Sep;50(5):588-601. Epub 2015 May 11 doi: 10.1093/alcalc/agv042. PMID: 25964243

Clinical prediction guides

Tumturk A, Kucuk A, Canoz O, Tucer B, Kurtsoy A
Turk Neurosurg 2016;26(5):684-9. doi: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.13567-14.2. PMID: 27476920
Xue J, Geng X
Pak J Pharm Sci 2015 Mar;28(2 Suppl):697-700. PMID: 25796160
Sriraj P, Aukkanimart R, Boonmars T, Juasook A, Sudsarn P, Wonkchalee N, Pairojkul C, Waraasawapati S, Laummaunwai P, Boonjaraspinyo S
Parasitol Res 2013 Aug;112(8):2971-81. Epub 2013 Jun 27 doi: 10.1007/s00436-013-3469-1. PMID: 23807659
Hayes JE, Jinks AL
Physiol Behav 2012 Sep 10;107(2):177-80. Epub 2012 Jul 6 doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2012.06.020. PMID: 22776624
Shamsi M, Abdali K, Montazer NR, Kumar PV, Tabatabaee HR
Acta Cytol 2008 Mar-Apr;52(2):187-90. PMID: 18499991

Recent systematic reviews

Junk AK, Chen PP, Lin SC, Nouri-Mahdavi K, Radhakrishnan S, Singh K, Chen TC
Ophthalmology 2017 Dec;124(12):1867-1875. Epub 2017 Jul 11 doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2017.05.033. PMID: 28705429
Halpern CH, Mitchell GW, Paul A, Kramer DR, McGill KR, Buonacuore D, Kerr M, Jaggi JL, Stern JJ, Baltuch GH
Am J Infect Control 2012 Jun;40(5):431-3. Epub 2011 Sep 3 doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2011.06.005. PMID: 21890239
Tanner J, Swarbrook S, Stuart J
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2008 Jan 23;(1):CD004288. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004288.pub2. PMID: 18254046
Wu AH, McKay C, Broussard LA, Hoffman RS, Kwong TC, Moyer TP, Otten EM, Welch SL, Wax P; National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry Laboratory Medicine.
Clin Chem 2003 Mar;49(3):357-79. PMID: 12600948
Campbell NR, Ashley MJ, Carruthers SG, Lacourcière Y, McKay DW
CMAJ 1999 May 4;160(9 Suppl):S13-20. PMID: 10333849Free PMC Article

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