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salicylism in Medicine

salicylism

(sălĭ-sə-lĭz′əm)
n.
  1. A toxic syndrome caused by excessive doses of salicylic acid or any of the salicylates.
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  • The drug depresses the circulation, injures the kidney and produces symptoms of salicylism or toxicity.

    The Propaganda for Reform in Proprietary Medicines, Vol. 2 of 2

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