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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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