trichloracetic acid

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Synonyms for trichloracetic acid

a strong acid made by chlorinating acetic acid

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For a medium peel, trichloracetic acid, (TCA) is used while phenol or croton oil are the most aggressive peeling agents, usually used for a one-off treatment.
Dubowski * o-Toluidine, 6% (v/v) in glacial acetic acid, is used to determine glucose in biologic material after deproteinization with 3% (w/v) trichloracetic acid.
A chemical peel using trichloracetic acid was performed on the neck and decolletage areas.
0ml 40% trichloracetic acid (TCA), followed by addition of 1.