TITLE

systemic

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2135
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "systemic" is presented. It refers to somatic or a whole body rather than to one of its parts.
ACCESSION #
21247778

 

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