TITLE

moxibustion

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1393
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "moxibustion" is presented. Moxibustion refers to cauterization and counterirritation used to treat disease by means of a cylinder or cone of cotton wool, called a moxa, placed on the skin and fired at the top. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21236556

 

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