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Descriptor English: Mercury Isotopes
Descriptor Spanish: Isótopos de Mercurio
Descriptor Portuguese: Isótopos de Mercúrio
Descriptor French: Isotopes du mercure
Entry term(s): Isotope, Mercury
Isotopes, Mercury
Mercury Isotope
Tree number(s): D01.268.556.504.500
D01.268.956.437.500
D01.496.532
D01.552.544.504.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008629
Scope note: Stable mercury atoms that have the same atomic number as the element mercury, but differ in atomic weight. Hg-196, 198-201, and 204 are stable mercury isotopes.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Chlormerodrin (1966)
Diuretics, Mercurial (1966)
Mercury (1966)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68(67)
DeCS ID: 8806
Unique ID: D008629
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Mercury Isotopes - Preferred
Concept UI M0013449
Scope note Stable mercury atoms that have the same atomic number as the element mercury, but differ in atomic weight. Hg-196, 198-201, and 204 are stable mercury isotopes.
Preferred term Mercury Isotopes
Entry term(s) Isotope, Mercury
Isotopes, Mercury
Mercury Isotope



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