With 1,000 new words and 39,000 total entries, this mass-market paperback medical dictionary by Merriam-Webster gives you comprehensive covers of the most commonly used medical terms.
The book covers the latest brand names and generic equivalents of common drugs.
New words added include: chemo brain, diabesity, gastric banding, and sarcopenia.
Pronunciation guidelines are provided for all entries.
From the country’s leading reference publisher, Merriam-Webster’s Medical Dictionary is a great information source for both home and office use.
Mass-market paperback. 896 pages.
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Pronunciations provided for all entries
Covers the latest brand names and generic equivalents of common drugs
Merriam-Webster’s Medical Dictionary
A concise guide to the essential language of medicine!
More than 39,000 entries with 1,000 new words and senses. New words added include: chemo brain, diabesity, gastric banding, and sarcopenia. A guide to the essential language of today’s medicine and health care, providing up-to-date coverage of terminology from all major fields of medical practice and research.
Weight: 14 oz.
Size: 4 1/8″ x 6 3/4″