hypertonic saline


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hypertonic saline

a saline solution that contains 1% to 23.4% sodium chloride (compared with normal saline solution at 0.9%).

hy·per·ton·ic sa·line

(hī'pĕr-ton'ik sā'lēn)
Solution containing 1 to 15% w/v sodium choloride.

hypertonic saline

An aqueous solution of sodium chloride of greater than 0.85%.
See also: saline

hypertonic saline

hypertonic solution of sodium chloride in water (approximating to 2 handfuls of common or table salt in 5 litres of water at 45-50°C (see hypertonic foot bath)
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