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Descriptor English:   Silicon 
Descriptor Spanish:   Silicio 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Silício 
Synonyms English:   Silicon 28
Tree Number:   D01.268.513.937
Definition English:   A trace element that constitutes about 27.6% of the earth's crust in the form of SILICON DIOXIDE. It does not occur free in nature. Silicon has the atomic symbol Si, atomic number 14, and atomic weight [28.084; 28.086]. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with SILICA or SILICONES; lung disease from various silicon dusts = SILICOSIS
Pharmacological Action:   Trace Elements
See Related English:   Organosilicon Compounds
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:   13205 
Unique Identifier:   D012825 

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