gold thioglucose

noun
gold thio·glu·cose | \ -ˌthī-ō-ˈglū-ˌkōs \

Medical Definition of gold thioglucose 

: an organic compound of gold C6H11AuO5S injected intramuscularly in the treatment of active rheumatoid arthritis and nondisseminated lupus erythematosus

called also aurothioglucose

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