Mercury

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Last Updated: 02 May 2022
uptake of inorganic mercury by human locus ceruleus and corticomotor neurons: implications for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. "uptake of inorganic mercury by human locus ceruleus and corticomotor neurons: implications for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.", by Pamphlett R, Kum Jew S. F1: Mercury staining in human brain after exposure to metallic mercury. (A) Mercury in locus ceruleus neurons is seen as small black HgAMG grains, which can readily be distinguished from the pale yellow-brown neuromelanin granules...

Mercury is a steel that is poisonous to living organisms. Metal mercury is exceptionally unsafe. Skin call with mercury can result in its absorption into the blood stream and prospective wellness issues. Mercury poisoning might include the following symptoms: Impairment of collaborated activities such as walking or writing; Impaired speech, hearing and field of vision; Mood swings and amnesia; Muscle weakness; Numbness and a "pins and needles" feeling in the hands, feet and in some cases around the mouth; Skin breakouts. When larger fish consume those smaller fish, most of the methylmercury originally in the small fish is then stored in the bigger fish. Methylmercury is found in both freshwater and saltwater fish and aquatic animals. Metal mercury is a glossy, silver-white, odor-free liquid. Mercury is in many items. Metal mercury is used in glass thermometers, silver oral fillings, and switch batteries. Mercury salts might be used in skin lotions and lotions. Mercury airborne resolves into water. The nerve system is sensitive to all forms of mercury. Exposure to high levels can harm the brain and kidneys. Pregnant women can pass the mercury in their bodies to their infants. It is very important to safeguard your family from mercury exposure: Carefully dispose and deal with of items which contain mercury; Limit your consumption of fish with higher levels of mercury. When a mom consumes fish, the mercury in the fish can be passed into her breast milk. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have issued fish usage assistance for pregnant and nursing women and children: Eat a variety of fish; If you eat fish caught by family or buddies, check for fish advisories. Women that are concerned about mercury exposure at the workplace must be suggested to talk with their supervisor or safety and security officer to talk about methods to avoid or lower exposure to mercury.

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PubChem - CovalentUnitCount

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CIDMolecularFormulaMolecularWeightCanonicalSMILESIsomericSMILESInChIInChIKeyIUPACNameXLogPExactMassMonoisotopicMassTPSAComplexityChargeHBondDonorCountHBondAcceptorCountRotatableBondCountHeavyAtomCountIsotopeAtomCountAtomStereoCountDefinedAtomStereoCountUndefinedAtomStereoCountBondStereoCountDefinedBondStereoCountUndefinedBondStereoCountCovalentUnitCount
23931Hg200.59[Hg][Hg]InChI=1S/HgQSHDDOUJBYECFT-UHFFFAOYSA-Nmercury201.970644201.970644000000100000001
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