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Calcium Chloride (Code C28901)

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Preferred Name: Calcium Chloride

Definition: A crystalline, white substance, soluble in water, Calcium Chloride is the chloride salt of calcium, a bivalent metallic element with many crucial biological roles. Calcium is a major constituent of the skeleton but plays many roles as an intracellular and plasma ion as well. In medicine, calcium chloride is also used as a 10% solution in injection, for calcium replenishment. (NCI04)

Label: Calcium Chloride

NCI Thesaurus Code: C28901 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0006686  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Calcium Chloride
Calcium Chloride Anhydrous
Calcium Chloride Dihydrate
Calcium Chloride Hexahydrate

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 10035-04-8 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
UMLS CUI C0006686

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula Ca.2Cl.2H2O
code C28901
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Calcium_Chloride
Semantic_Type Inorganic Chemical
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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