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Barium Sulfate MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Barium Sulfate
Tree Number(s)
D01.103.075
D01.875.800.800.850.075
Unique ID
D001466
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001466
Annotation
for enema, use BARIUM SULFATE not BARIUM
Scope Note
A compound used as an x-ray contrast medium that occurs in nature as the mineral barite. It is also used in various manufacturing applications and mixed into heavy concrete to serve as a radiation shield.
Entry Term(s)
Barite
Baritop
Barium Sulfate (2:1)
E-Z-CAT
Micropaque Oral
Pharm Action
Contrast Media
Registry Number
25BB7EKE2E
Related Numbers
25105-31-1
7727-43-7
CAS Type 1 Name
Sulfuric acid, barium salt (1:1)
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2015/06/05
Barium Sulfate Preferred
Micropaque Oral Narrower
Barium Sulfate (2:1) Narrower
E-Z-CAT Narrower
Barite Narrower
Baritop Narrower
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