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idoxuridine

noun idox·uri·dine \ ˌī-ˌdäks-ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌdēn \

medical Definition of idoxuridine

:a white crystalline drug C9H11IN2O5 that is an analog of pyrimidine and is used to treat keratitis caused by the herpesviruses producing herpes simplex abbreviation IDU called also iododeoxyuridine, IUDR

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