mafenide

noun

maf·​e·​nide ˈmaf-ə-ˌnīd How to pronounce mafenide (audio)
: a sulfonamide applied topically in the form of its acetate C7H10N2O2S·C2H4O2 as an antibacterial ointment especially in the treatment of burns see sulfamylon

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“Mafenide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mafenide. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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