Tyrode's solution

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Salt solution which is a modified Locke solution, used in physiological experiments, tissue cultures and tissue preservation, and to irrigate the peritoneal cavity.

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Salt solution which is a modified Locke solution, used in physiological experiments, tissue cultures and tissue preservation, and to irrigate the peritoneal cavity.

The ingredients are NaCl; KCl; CaCl2·6H2O; MgCl2·6H2O; NaHCO3; NaH2PO4; Glucose and Distilled water.

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