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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

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 7727-43-7 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
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

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Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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