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Descriptor English: Barium Radioisotopes
Descriptor Spanish: Radioisótopos de Bario
Descriptor Portuguese: Radioisótopos de Bário
Descriptor French: Radio-isotopes du baryum
Entry term(s): Radioisotopes, Barium
Tree number(s): D01.496.749.075
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001465
Scope note: Unstable isotopes of barium that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Ba atoms with atomic weights 126-129, 131, 133, and 139-143 are radioactive barium isotopes.
Annotation: for routine use as tracer, use no qualifiers
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Barium (1968-1987)
Radioisotopes (1966-1987)
Public MeSH Note: 88
History Note: 88
DeCS ID: 22844
Unique ID: D001465
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Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/03/31
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Barium Radioisotopes - Preferred
Concept UI M0002179
Scope note Unstable isotopes of barium that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Ba atoms with atomic weights 126-129, 131, 133, and 139-143 are radioactive barium isotopes.
Preferred term Barium Radioisotopes
Entry term(s) Radioisotopes, Barium



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