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piperoxan

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noun pip·er·ox·an \ˌpip-ə-ˈräk-ˌsan\

Medical Definition of piperoxan

  1. :  an adrenolytic drug that has been used in the form of its crystalline hydrochloride C14H19NO2·HCl to diagnose pheochromocytoma




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