"Dimethylpolysiloxanes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Silicone polymers which consist of silicon atoms substituted with methyl groups and linked by oxygen atoms. They comprise a series of biocompatible materials used as liquids, gels or solids; as film for artificial membranes, gels for implants, and liquids for drug vehicles; and as antifoaming agents.
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