Definition: 'Sodium Thiosulfate'
sodium thiosulfateType: Term
1. an antidote in cyanide poisoning in conjunction with sodium nitrite; used as a prophylactic agent against ringworm infections in swimming pools and baths, and to measure the extracellular fluid volume of the body.
Synonyms: sodium hyposulfite
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