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Descriptor in English: Cadmium
Descriptor in Spanish: Cadmio
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cádmio
Descriptor in French: Cadmium
Tree number(s): D01.268.556.137
D01.268.956.061
D01.552.544.137
SP4.097.063.839
Scope note: An element with atomic symbol Cd, atomic number 48, and atomic weight 112.41. It is a metal and ingestion will lead to CADMIUM POISONING.
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
Online Note: search CADMIUM/PO under CADMIUM POISONING 1966-76
History Note: /poisoning was used for indexing 1966-76
See also the descriptors: Cadmium Radioisotopes MeSH
DeCS UI: 2138
Descriptor UI: D002104
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Cadmium - Preferred
Concept UI M0003131
Scope note An element with atomic symbol Cd, atomic number 48, and atomic weight 112.41. It is a metal and ingestion will lead to CADMIUM POISONING.
Preferred term Cadmium



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