"Dimercaprol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An anti-gas warfare agent that is effective against Lewisite (dichloro(2-chlorovinyl)arsine) and formerly known as British Anti-Lewisite or BAL. It acts as a chelating agent and is used in the treatment of arsenic, gold, and other heavy metal poisoning.
- 2,3 Dithiopropan 1 o1
- British Anti-Lewisite Agent
- Anti-Lewisite Agent, British
- British Anti Lewisite Agent
- 2,3 Dimercaptopropanol
- British Anti-Lewisite
- Anti-Lewisite, British
- British Anti Lewisite
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