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ketoconazole

[kee-toh-koh-nuh-zohl, -zawl]
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noun Pharmacology.
  1. a synthetic substance, C26H28Cl2N4O4, used to treat a variety of fungal infections.
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Origin of ketoconazole

keto- + -con- of uncertain derivation + azole
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ketoconazole in Medicine

ketoconazole

(kē′tō-kōnə-zōl′)
n.
  1. An antifungal agent effective on a variety of fungi and used to treat systemic and topical fungal infections.
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