"Mineral Oil" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A mixture of liquid hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum. It is used as laxative, lubricant, ointment base, and emollient.
- Mineral Oil
- Oil, Mineral
- Petrolatum, Liquid
- Liquid Petrolatum
- Liquid Paraffin
- Paraffin, Liquid
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mineral Oil".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Mineral Oil".
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