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Descriptor English: Bromine
Descriptor Spanish: Bromo
Descriptor Portuguese: Bromo
Descriptor French: Brome
Entry term(s): Bromine 79
Bromine-79
Tree number(s): D01.268.380.112
SP4.021.202.133.769.760
SP4.097.063.834
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001966
Scope note: A halogen with the atomic symbol Br, atomic number 35, and atomic weight 79.904. It is a volatile reddish-brown liquid that gives off suffocating vapors, is corrosive to the skin, and may cause severe gastroenteritis if ingested.
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
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Registry Number: SBV4XY874G
CAS Type 1 Name: Bromine
Related: Bromine Radioisotopes MeSH
DeCS ID: 1995
Unique ID: D001966
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Bromine - Preferred
Concept UI M0002942
Scope note A halogen with the atomic symbol Br, atomic number 35, and atomic weight 79.904. It is a volatile reddish-brown liquid that gives off suffocating vapors, is corrosive to the skin, and may cause severe gastroenteritis if ingested.
Preferred term Bromine
Entry term(s) Bromine 79
Bromine-79



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