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Descriptor in English: Metalloids
Descriptor in Spanish: Metaloides
Descriptor in Portuguese: Metaloides
Descriptor in French: Métalloïdes
Entry term(s): Intermediate Metals
Metals, Intermediate
Semi Metals
Semi-Metals
Tree number(s): D01.268.513
Scope note: A class of nonmetals such as arsenic that have some of the chemical properties of a metal.
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
History Note: 2011
DeCS UI: 54024
Descriptor UI: D058955
Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Metalloids - Preferred
Concept UI M0545509
Scope note A class of nonmetals such as arsenic that have some of the chemical properties of a metal.
Preferred term Metalloids
Entry term(s) Intermediate Metals
Metals, Intermediate
Semi Metals
Semi-Metals



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