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Descriptor in English: Calcium Hydroxide
Descriptor in Spanish: Hidróxido de Calcio
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hidróxido de Cálcio
Descriptor in French: Hydroxyde de calcium
Entry term(s): Hydroxide, Calcium
Tree number(s): D01.045.250.313
D01.146.335
D01.248.497.158.459.150
SP4.097.072.019
Scope note: A white powder prepared from lime that has many medical and industrial uses. It is in many dental formulations, especially for root canal filling.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 67
DeCS UI: 2162
Descriptor UI: D002126
Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Calcium Hydroxide - Preferred
Concept UI M0003172
Scope note A white powder prepared from lime that has many medical and industrial uses. It is in many dental formulations, especially for root canal filling.
Preferred term Calcium Hydroxide
Entry term(s) Hydroxide, Calcium



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