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Chemical Sulfur Hexafluoride

Name Sulfur Hexafluoride
CAS Type 1 Name Sulfur fluoride (SF6), (OC-6-11)-
Equivalent Term Hexafluoride, Sulfur
CAS Registry Number 2551-62-4
Definition Sulfur hexafluoride. An inert gas used mainly as a test gas in respiratory physiology. Other uses include its injection in vitreoretinal surgery to restore the vitreous chamber and as a tracer in monitoring the dispersion and deposition of air pollutants.
Structure Sulfur Hexafluoride
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D013459
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1. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fluorine Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrofluoric Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Fluorides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Hexafluoride
2. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Gases Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Hexafluoride
3. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Hexafluoride

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Sulfur Hexafluoride
  contrast agent BR1