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Term:potassium chloride response/sensitivity measurement
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Accession:CMO:0002461 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of an organism's, organ's, tissue's or cell's capacity to respond, such as by a change in activity, state or condition, to potassium chloride, the salt of the potassium cation (K+) and the chlorine/chloride anion (Cl-). Potassium chloride is used as an eletroylyte replenisher and has mild vasoconstrictive properties when applied directly to blood vessels.
Synonyms:related_synonym: KCl response/sensitivity measurement
 xref: CHEBI:32588

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