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"Bicarbonates" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Inorganic salts that contain the -HCO3 radical. They are an important factor in determining the pH of the blood and the concentration of bicarbonate ions is regulated by the kidney. Levels in the blood are an index of the alkali reserve or buffering capacity.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bicarbonates" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bicarbonates" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 163 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 1991
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