- * * *1. The negative ion of iodine, I−. 2. Any salt of hydroiodic acid. 3. Any compound containing an iodine atom linked to a carbon.- i. peroxidase an oxidoreductase catalyzing reactions between iodine and water to yield i. and H2O2; also catalyzes iodination and deiodination of tyrosine compounds; a deficiency of this enzyme leads to a loss of the iodotyrosine derivatives and iodine from the thyroid and results in goiter. SYN: iodinase, iodotyrosine deiodase.- sodium i. iodine-131 prepared from radioactive iodine (131I); nominally carrier-free, with a half-life of 8.1 days; used as a diagnostic agent in suspected thyroid disease and in the treatment of selected thyroid diseases.
* * *io·dide 'ī-ə-.dīd n a salt of hydriodic acid also the monovalent anion I- of such a salt
* * *io·dide (iґo-dīd) any binary compound of iodine; the I− anion. Dietary iodine is reduced to iodide, absorbed in the intestines, and later taken up from the bloodstream by the thyroid gland for incorporation into thyroid hormones.
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