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Ringer injection

Pronunciation: ring'er

Definition: a sterile solution of sodium chloride, potassium chloride, and calcium chloride, containing in each 100 mL between 820 and 900 mg of sodium chloride, between 25 and 35 mg of potassium chloride, and between 30 and 37 mg of calcium chloride; used intravenously as a fluid and electrolyte replenisher.

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