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iodism

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noun io·dism \ˈī-ə-ˌdiz-əm\

Medical Definition of iodism

  1. :  an abnormal local and systemic condition resulting from overdosage with, prolonged use of, or sensitivity to iodine or iodine compounds and marked by ptyalism, coryza, frontal headache, emaciation, and skin eruptions


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