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botulinum toxin type A

noun

Medical Definition of botulinum toxin type A

  1. :  a dilute solution of purified botulinum toxin that is used by injection for medical and cosmetic purposes (as to treat blepharospasm and spasmodic torticollis and to minimize wrinkles) Botulinum toxin type A is marketed under the trademark Botox.



Variants of botulinum toxin type a

or botulinum toxin A

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