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nitritoid reaction

noun ni·tri·toid reaction \ˈnī-trə-ˌtid-\


:  an acute reaction that sometimes occurs to certain drugs (as gold sodium thiomalate) and that resembles poisoning by nitrite especially in the presence of flushing, tachycardia, and faintness—called also nitritoid crisis
March 31, 2015
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