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Descriptor English: Magnesium
Descriptor Spanish: Magnesio
Descriptor Portuguese: Magnésio
Descriptor French: Magnésium
Tree number(s): D01.268.552.437
D01.268.557.500
D01.552.547.500
SP4.097.063.919
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008274
Scope note: A metallic element that has the atomic symbol Mg, atomic number 12, and atomic weight 24.31. It is important for the activity of many enzymes, especially those involved in OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
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
Entry Combination: deficiency:Magnesium Deficiency
Registry Number: I38ZP9992A
CAS Type 1 Name: Magnesium
DeCS ID: 8448
Unique ID: D008274
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: 2013/07/08
Magnesium - Preferred
Concept UI M0012884
Scope note A metallic element that has the atomic symbol Mg, atomic number 12, and atomic weight 24.31. It is important for the activity of many enzymes, especially those involved in OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION.
Preferred term Magnesium



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