TITLE

kaolin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1163
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term kaolin is presented. The term refers to a yellow-white or gray clay powder occurring in a natural state as a form of hydrated aluminum silicate. The kaolin is used internally as an absorbent to treat diarrhea. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233263

 

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