TITLE

teratogenic

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2160
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "teratogenic" is presented. It refers to causation of abnormal development of the embryo.
ACCESSION #
21248203

 

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