TITLE

rice, polished

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1915
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "polished rice" is presented. It refers to the rice that has been milled to produce the commercially available white product commonly consumed in Western countries. Polished rice is associated with the deficiency disease beriberi.
ACCESSION #
21244318

 

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