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Mercuric Chloride

"Mercuric Chloride" 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.

Mercury chloride (HgCl2). A highly toxic compound that volatizes slightly at ordinary temperature and appreciably at 100 degrees C. It is corrosive to mucous membranes and used as a topical antiseptic and disinfectant.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mercuric Chloride" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mercuric Chloride" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 14 publications over 12 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2003 and 2009
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.