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Descriptor English: Cesium
Descriptor Spanish: Cesio
Descriptor Portuguese: Césio
Descriptor French: Césium
Entry term(s): Cesium 133
Cesium-133
Tree number(s): D01.268.549.125
D01.268.556.165
D01.552.528.160
D01.552.544.165
SP4.097.063.854
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002586
Scope note: A member of the alkali metals. It has an atomic symbol Cs, atomic number 50, and atomic weight 132.91. Cesium has many industrial applications, including the construction of atomic clocks based on its atomic vibrational frequency.
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: 1KSV9V4Y4I
CAS Type 1 Name: Cesium
Related: Cesium Isotopes MeSH
Cesium Radioisotopes MeSH
DeCS ID: 2626
Unique ID: D002586
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Cesium - Preferred
Concept UI M0003950
Scope note A member of the alkali metals. It has an atomic symbol Cs, atomic number 50, and atomic weight 132.91. Cesium has many industrial applications, including the construction of atomic clocks based on its atomic vibrational frequency.
Preferred term Cesium
Entry term(s) Cesium 133
Cesium-133



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