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hyalogen in Medicine

hyalogen hy·al·o·gen (hī-āl'ə-jən)
Any of various insoluble substances related to mucoids occurring in structures such as cartilage, vitreous humor, and hydatid cysts and yielding sugars on hydrolysis.

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  • Some consider it a regular metal, but it is usually called a "hyalogen" or glass former like Boron.

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