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Descriptor English: Dysprosium
Descriptor Spanish: Disprosio
Descriptor Portuguese: Disprósio
Descriptor French: Dysprosium
Tree number(s): D01.268.558.362.374
D01.552.550.399.374
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004419
Scope note: An element of the rare earth family that has the atomic symbol Dy, atomic number 66, and atomic weight 162.50. Dysprosium is a silvery metal used primarily in the form of various salts.
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: 1D4N45714Q
CAS Type 1 Name: Dysprosium
DeCS ID: 4482
Unique ID: D004419
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
Dysprosium - Preferred
Concept UI M0006933
Scope note An element of the rare earth family that has the atomic symbol Dy, atomic number 66, and atomic weight 162.50. Dysprosium is a silvery metal used primarily in the form of various salts.
Preferred term Dysprosium



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