TITLE

toxico-, toxic–

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2209
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "toxico-, toxic-" is presented. It is related to poison.
ACCESSION #
21248951

 

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