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selenium

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(sĕ-lē′nē-ŭm)

[Gr. selēnē, moon + -ium (1) (so named because it resembles tellurium)]
SYMB: Se A chemical element resembling sulfur; atomic weight (mass) 78.96, atomic number 34. It is considered an essential trace element in the diet. Toxicity can occur when an excessive amount is ingested, characterized by a sour breath odor, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, restlessness, hypersalivation, and muscle spasms.
CAS # 7782-49-2

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Selenium." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741240/all/selenium.
Selenium. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741240/all/selenium. Accessed July 16, 2019.
Selenium. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741240/all/selenium
Selenium [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 16]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741240/all/selenium.
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