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*  Neonatal conjunctivitis
Thus, prophylaxis with a 1% silver nitrate solution is no longer in common use. In most countries neomycin and chloramphenicol ... This maybe erythromycin, tetracycline, or silver nitrate. Prophylaxis needs antenatal, natal, and post-natal care. Antenatal ... Postnatal measures include: Use of 1% tetracycline ointment or 0.5% erythromycin ointment or 1% silver nitrate solution ( ... Chemical irritants such as silver nitrate can cause chemical conjunctivitis, usually lasting 2-4 days. ...
*  Cauterization
More modern treatment applies silver nitrate after a local anesthetic. The procedure is generally painless, but after the ... Silver nitrate is the active ingredient of the lunar caustic, a stick that traditionally looks like a large match. It is dipped ...
*  Silver nitrite
... is much less soluble in water than silver nitrate, and a solution of silver nitrate will readily precipitate ... Silver nitrite is produced from the reaction between silver nitrate and an alkali nitrite, such as sodium nitrite. ... Silver nitrite is an inorganic compound with the formula AgNO2. Silver nitrite has many applications. Notable examples include ... Nitroalkene synthesis with nitryl iodide generated in-situ from silver nitrite and elemental iodine. ...
*  Silver halide
... s, except for silver fluoride, are very insoluble in water. Silver nitrate can be used to precipitate halides; ... Although most silver halides involve silver atoms with oxidation states of +1 (Ag+), silver halides in which the silver atoms ... iodine and fluorine may each combine with silver to produce silver bromide (AgBr), silver chloride (AgCl), silver iodide (AgI ... A silver halide (or silver salt) is one of the chemical compounds that can form between the element silver and one of the ...
*  Silver nitride
It is a black, metallic-looking solid which is formed when silver oxide or silver nitrate is dissolved in concentrated ... Silver nitride was formerly referred to as fulminating silver, but this can cause confusion with silver fulminate or silver ... Silver oxide can also react with dry ammonia to form Ag3N. Silver nitride is more dangerous when dry; dry silver nitride is a ... "On Hazardous Silver Compounds". J. Chem. Educ. 68 (1): A6. Bibcode:1991JChEd..68....6E. doi:10.1021/ed068pA6. "Silver Nitrate ...
*  Silver nitrate
... so the decomposition of silver nitrate yields elemental silver instead. Silver nitrate is the least expensive salt of silver; ... Silver nitrate can be prepared by reacting silver, such as a silver bullion or silver foil, with nitric acid, resulting in ... Silver nitrate is also used by some podiatrists to kill cells located in the nail bed. Silver nitrate is also used to cauterize ... The silver nitrate reacts with copper to form hairlike crystals of silver metal and a blue solution of copper nitrate: 2 AgNO3 ...
*  Dying neurons with silver nitrate
... and then silver nitrate. Stains of silver nitrate around the surfaces of neurons causes them to appear darker. Silver cation is ... Method of coloring neurons with silver nitrate (AgNO3) was discovered in 1873. by the Italian scientist Camillo Golgi. This ... reduced to neutral element of silver, which has the jet black color. This method thoroughly stains around 5% of neurons, while ... method is often referred to as Golgi's stain, and also silver impregnation. On the tissue simple a potassium bichromate is ...
*  List of artworks by Louise Bourgeois
Spider (1996) Bronze cast with silver nitrate patina. 9 ft. 3 in. x 27 ft. 4 in. x 26 ft. National Gallery of Art Sculpture ... 18 5/8 x 20 x 16 7/8 inches Clutching (1962). Bronze, silver nitrate patina. 12 × 13 × 12 inches. End of Softness (1967). ...
*  Albert C. Barnes
In 1899, he went into business with German chemist Hermann Hille (1871-1962), and created Argyrol, a silver nitrate antiseptic ... Barnes, Albert C.; Hille, Hermann Hille (1902). "A New Substitute for Silver Nitrate". Medical Record: 814-815. Declarations ...
*  Caustic pencil
... or silver nitrate stick) is a device for applying topical medication containing silver nitrate and potassium nitrate, used to ... The silver and potassium nitrates in caustic pencils is in a dried, solid form at the tip of a wooden or plastic stick. When ... Silver nitrate sticks are often used for minor hemostasis where patients are not under general anesthesia, and where ... One common use of silver nitrate sticks is in Emergency Medicine, to control epistaxis (nosebleed). The stick is rolled on the ...
*  Umbilical granuloma
The treatment of choice is Silver Nitrate. Double-ligature is an alternative treatment for pedunculated granuloma. Teratoma ...
*  Colposcopy
Alternatively, some physicians achieve hemostasis with silver nitrate. One model for scoring colposcopy findings is the Swede ...
*  Percy Bacon Brothers
The hair is often stained yellow with silver nitrate. The canopies are rarely coloured glass, but employ linear painting and ... shading, and have elements picked out with silver stain. The robes employ intensely coloured glass, often flashed, and ...
*  Invisible ink
Does not decompose or discolor the paper e.g. silver nitrate. Nonreactive with iodine, or with any of the other usual ... developed by silver nitrate. Cerium oxalate developed by manganese sulfate and hydrogen peroxide Some inks glow faintly ( ... Lead(II) nitrate, developed by sodium iodide. Iron(II) sulfate, developed by sodium carbonate or potassium ferricyanate. Cobalt ...
*  Ferrocene
Alternatively, silver nitrate may be used as the oxidizer. Ferrocenium salts are sometimes used as oxidizing agents, in part ...
*  Ethylene oxide
The produced iodic acid is detected with silver nitrate. Ethylene oxide is extremely flammable, and its mixtures with air are ... Other synthesis methods include reaction of diiodo ethane with silver oxide: I − CH 2 CH 2 − I + Ag 2 O ⟶ ( CH 2 CH 2 ) O + 2 ... They all use oxidation by oxygen or air and a silver-based catalyst, but differ in the technological details and hardware ... Only in 1931 did French chemist Theodore Lefort develop a method of direct oxidation of ethylene in the presence of silver ...
*  Dieterle stain
The key reagent of Dieterle stain is silver nitrate. It can stain microbes like Treponema pallidum in grey or black and ...
*  Pseudo-Geber
... silver nitrate...." Aqua regia is a mixture of nitric acid and hydrochloric acid. Vladimir Karpenko and John A. Norris, in 2001 ... and various nitrates. The identity of the proposed Latin author remains a mystery. He may have lived in Italy or Spain, or both ...
*  Acetylide
Similarly, silver acetylides can be obtained from silver nitrate. Calcium carbide is prepared by heating carbon with lime CaO ... Formation of acetylides poses a risk in handling of gaseous acetylene in presence of metals such as mercury, silver or copper, ... This can be seen in their general stability to water (i.e. silver acetylide, copper acetylide) and radically different chemical ... Cataldo, Franco; Casari, Carlo S. (2007). "Synthesis, Structure and Thermal Properties of Copper and Silver Polyynides and ...
*  Aphthous stomatitis
Silver nitrate has also been used as a chemical cauterant. Apart from the mainstream approaches detailed above, there are ...
*  Chemical burn
A hand burned by silver nitrate, note the black staining. In Belgium, the Conseil Supérieur de la Santé gives a scientific ... silver nitrate (AgNO3), and hydrogen peroxide (H2O2). Effects depend on the substance; hydrogen peroxide removes a bleached ... and silver nitrate produces noticeable black stains. Chemical burns may occur through direct contact on body surfaces, ...
*  Christmas decoration
A silver nitrate solution is swirled about inside the ornament. This gives the ornament a silver glow. The outside of the ... Gold and silver are also very common, as are other metallic colours. Typical images on Christmas decorations include Baby Jesus ... The form was then gilded, silvered, or hand-painted. Sometimes a small gift or sweet was put into the form. Forms were usually ...
*  Thermometric titration
... s of silver nitrate with halides and cyanide are all possible. The reaction of silver nitrate with ... When aluminium ion (say as aluminium nitrate) is employed as the titrant, fluoride can be determined using the same chemistry. ...
*  Johann Heinrich Schulze
Schulze's experiments with silver nitrate were undertaken in about 1717. He found that a slurry of chalk and nitric acid into ... In 1727, Schulze made a paste of silver nitrate and chalk, placed the mixture in a glass bottle, and wrapped the bottle in ... ... Schulze is best known for his discovery that the darkening in sunlight of various substances mixed with silver nitrate is due ... Nicéphore Niépce succeeded in photographing camera images on paper coated with silver chloride in 1816 but he, too, could not ...
*  Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Silver nitrate is no longer used in the United States. Disseminated N. gonorrhoeae infections can occur in which gonococci ...
*  List of food additives
Sesame seed - Shellac - glazing agent Silicon dioxide - anti-caking agent Silver - color (silver) Luohanguo Sodium acetate - ... preservative Sodium nitrate - preservative, color fixative Sodium nitrite - preservative, color fixative Sodium orthophenyl ... Aluminium - color (silver) Aluminium ammonium sulfate - mineral salt Aluminium potassium sulfate - mineral salt Aluminium ... antioxidant Potassium nitrate - preservative, color fixative Potassium nitrite - preservative, color fixative Potassium ...
*  Collodion process
21.4 grams of silver nitrate are dissolved in 7.4 ml of water. 29.6 ml of alcohol are added. This is then poured into the other ... The plate dripped silver nitrate solution, causing stains and troublesome build-ups in the camera and plate holders.[citation ... In the wet collodion process, silver nitrate reacted with a halide salt; potassium iodide, for example. This resulted in a ... The silver and iodine ions in solution reacted, forming silver iodide on the collodion film. However, at the same time, ...