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Descriptor English:   Fluorine 
Descriptor Spanish:   Fl˙or 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Fl˙or 
Synonyms English:   Fluorine 19
Tree Number:   D01.268.380.300
Definition English:   A nonmetallic, diatomic gas that is a trace element and member of the halogen family. It is used in dentistry as fluoride (FLUORIDES) to prevent dental caries. 
Indexing Annotation English:   if discussed as a trace element, coordinate with TRACE ELEMENTS
See Related English:   Fluorine Radioisotopes
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry CL classification
DF deficiency EC economics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   5593 
Unique Identifier:   D005461 

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