TITLE

neurasthenic

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1452
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "neurasthenic" is presented. It refers to an individual suffering from neurasthenia or on suffering from or concerning neurasthenia.
ACCESSION #
21237432

 

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