TITLE

petrolatum

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1646
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "petrolatum" is presented. It refers to a purified semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum. This occlusive substance is used as a base for ointments. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240404

 

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