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Saline Solution MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Saline Solution
Tree Number(s)
D26.776.498.500.750
Unique ID
D000077330
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000077330
Scope Note
A crystalloid solution that contains 9.0g of SODIUM CHLORIDE per liter of water. It has a variety of uses, including: as a CONTACT LENS SOLUTION, in OPHTHALMIC SOLUTIONS and NASAL LAVAGE, in wound irrigation, and for FLUID THERAPY.
Entry Term(s)
0.9% NaCl
0.9% Saline
Normal Saline
Registry Number
0
Public MeSH Note
2019; see SODIUM CHLORIDE 1978-2018
History Note
2019; use SODIUM CHLORIDE 1978-2018
Date Established
2019/01/01
Date of Entry
2018/07/09
Revision Date
2018/02/27
Saline Solution Preferred
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