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Potassium iodide

Introduction: Potassium iodide

Description of Potassium iodide

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Potassium Iodide -- Teratogenic Agent:
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Potassium iodide: A nonmetallic element of the halogen group that is represented by the atomic symbol I, atomic number 53, and atomic weight of 126.90. It is a nutritionally essential element, especially important in thyroid hormone synthesis. In solution, it has anti-infective properties and is used topically.
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Potassium iodide: An inorganic compound that is used as a source of iodine in thyrotoxic crisis and in the preparation of thyrotoxic patients for thyroidectomy. (From Dorland, 27th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Potassium iodide: Related Topics

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Potassium iodide as a Disease

Potassium iodide: Another name for Potassium Iodide -- Teratogenic Agent (or close medical condition association).
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Potassium iodide: Related Diseases

Potassium iodide: Potassium iodide is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Potassium iodide (Potassium Iodide -- Teratogenic Agent)

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Broader terms for Potassium iodide

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Hierarchical classifications of Potassium iodide

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