TITLE

lanolin

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p457
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "lanolin" is presented. It refers to a substance obtained from sheep's wool and mixed with purified water. It is used as emollient for the treatment of dry skin and mild dermatitis. It relates that some people may suffer an allergic reaction to lanolin.
ACCESSION #
43998733

 

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