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Locke-Ringer solution

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  • Locke's solution

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An isotonic electrolytic infusion solution.

Description

An isotonic electrolytic infusion solution. It is used in experiments in physiology. It contains sodium, potassium, calcium, and magnesium chlorides; sodium bicarbonate, dextrose, and water.

See also Ringer's solution, under Sydney Ringer, British physiologist, 1835-1910.

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