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Barium Sulfate (Code C28859)

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Preferred Name: Barium Sulfate

Definition: The sulfate salt of barium, an alkaline, divalent metal. Barium sulfate is quite insoluble in water, and is used as a radiopaque agent to diagnose gastrointestinal medical conditions. Barium sulfate is taken by mouth or given rectally. (NCI04)

Label: Barium Sulfate

NCI Thesaurus Code: C28859 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0004754  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Barium Sulfate
BARIUM SULFATE

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 7727-43-7 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 25BB7EKE2E
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 483042
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 483042 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0004754

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula Ba.O4S
code C28859
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Barium_Sulfate
Semantic_Type Indicator, Reagent, or Diagnostic Aid
Semantic_Type Inorganic Chemical

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C28859

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