TITLE

tigretier

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2190
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "tigretier" is presented. It refers to a dancing mania or a form of tarantism caused by the bite of a poisonous spider that is found in Tigre, Ethiopia.
ACCESSION #
21248719

 

Related Articles

  • dancing disease.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p533 

    A definition of the medical term "dancing disease" is presented. Dancing disease refers to an epidemic chorea supposed to have been caused by the bite of the tarantula. This disease is recorded to originate in Europe during the Middle Ages. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical...

  • tigretier.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2323 

    A definition of the medical term "tigretier," which refers to a dancing mania or form of tarantism caused by the bite of a poisonous spider, occurring in Tigre, Ethiopia, is presented.

  • tarantism.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2276 

    A definition of the medical term "tarantism," which refers to a disease characterized by stupor, melancholy and manic dancing, is presented.

  • DOCTOR TO ENGLISH DECTIONARY. DZUBOW, LAUREN // O, The Oprah Magazine;Oct2010, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p152 

    The article offers definitions for the medical terms including Brown fat, Human biometeorology, and Never event.

  • agent:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p14 

    A definition of the term "agent" is presented.

  • craniofacial feature:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p63 

    A definition of the term "craniofacial feature" is presented.

  • topical:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p213 

    A definition of the term "topical," which pertains to a specific area on the body, is presented.

  • toxicity:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p213 

    A definition of the term "toxicity," which refers to the quality of being poisonous, is presented.

  • Palindrome.  // Encyclopedic Reference of Cancer;2001, p676 

    A definition of the term "palindrome," as used in medicine is presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics