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Chemical Metals, Rare Earth

Name Metals, Rare Earth
Equivalent Terms Earth Metals, Rare | Rare Earth Metals
Definition A group of elements that include SCANDIUM; YTTRIUM; and the LANTHANOID SERIES ELEMENTS. Historically, the rare earth metals got their name from the fact that they were never found in their pure elemental form, but as an oxide. In addition they were very difficult to purify. They are not truly rare and comprise about 25% of the metals in the earth's crust.
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MeSH® ID D008674
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Metals, Rare Earth Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
View node Lanthanoid Series Elements Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
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View node Scandium Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
View node Yttrium Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references