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Hydrochloric Acid MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Hydrochloric Acid
Tree Number(s)
D01.029.260.326
D01.210.450
Unique ID
D006851
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006851
Annotation
HCl; not for gastric HCl ( = GASTRIC ACID); /‌analogs = CHLORIDES or specific chloride; = "chlorhydrate" in foreign texts: translate as "hydrochloric acid", not "chlorhydrate"
Scope Note
A strong corrosive acid that is commonly used as a laboratory reagent. It is formed by dissolving hydrogen chloride in water. GASTRIC ACID is the hydrochloric acid component of GASTRIC JUICE.
Entry Term(s)
Hydrogen Chloride
Muriatic Acid
Registry Number
QTT17582CB
Related Numbers
7647-01-0
CAS Type 1 Name
Hydrochloric acid
See Also
Gastric Acid
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Hydrochloric Acid Preferred
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