TITLE

thallium

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2167
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "thallium," is presented. It refers to a metallic element which has atomic weight of 204.37. Its atomic number and specific gravity are 81 and 11.85 respectively. One can asses myocardial perfusion and viability with the help of its radioisotope. The salts of the metallic element may be poisonous in overdose.
ACCESSION #
21248337

 

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