January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1264
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A definition of the medical term localization is presented. Localization means limitation to a definite area. It can also mean the determination of the site of an infection or the relation of a sensation to its point of origin. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.


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