TITLE

counterirritant

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p536
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "counterirritant," which refers to an agent like a mustard plaster that is applied locally to produce an inflammatory reaction for the purpose of affecting some other part, usually near or underlying the surface irritated, is presented.
ACCESSION #
62139588

 

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