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Descriptor English: Beryllium
Descriptor Spanish: Berilio
Descriptor Portuguese: Berílio
Descriptor French: Béryllium
Tree number(s): D01.268.552.075
D01.268.557.080
D01.552.547.080
SP4.097.063.824
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001608
Scope note: An element with the atomic symbol Be, atomic number 4, and atomic weight 9.01218. Short exposure to this element can lead to a type of poisoning known as BERYLLIOSIS.
Annotation: /adv eff /tox permitted but /pois = BERYLLIOSIS
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Entry Combination: poisoning:Berylliosis
Registry Number: OW5102UV6N
CAS Type 1 Name: Beryllium
DeCS ID: 1634
Unique ID: D001608
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Beryllium - Preferred
Concept UI M0002405
Scope note An element with the atomic symbol Be, atomic number 4, and atomic weight 9.01218. Short exposure to this element can lead to a type of poisoning known as BERYLLIOSIS.
Preferred term Beryllium



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