TITLE

wool fat

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2355
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "wool fat" is presented. It refers to Anhydrous lanolin, a fatty substance obtained from sheep's wool and is used as a base for ointments. It can produce contact dermatitis in susceptible persons.
ACCESSION #
21251328

 

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