acetarsone

noun
ac·​et·​ar·​sone | \ ˌas-ət-ˈär-ˌsōn How to pronounce acetarsone (audio) \
variants: also acetarsol \ -​ˌsȯl How to pronounce acetarsol (audio) , -​ˌsōl How to pronounce acetarsol (audio) \

Medical Definition of acetarsone

: a white powder C8H10AsNO5 used in the treatment of trichomonal vaginitis and Vincent's angina and in some countries in the treatment of amebiasis

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