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Chemical Silicone Oils

Name Silicone Oils
Definition Organic siloxanes which are polymerized to the oily stage. The oils have low surface tension and density less than 1. They are used in industrial applications and in the treatment of retinal detachment, complicated by proliferative vitreoretinopathy.
Curator Note For additional curated data about silicon, please also see Silicon and its chemical descendants.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D012827
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Silicone Oils
  Antifoam A
  densiron
  densiron-68
  fluorosilicone oil
  Metapex
  oxane HD
  Silkospray