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idiosyncrasy

idiosyncrasy is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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(id″ē-ŏ-sing′kră-sē )

(id″ē-ŏ-sin′kră-sē)
[Gr. idiosyncrasia, individual mixture, individual temperament]

1. Special characteristics by which persons differ from each other.
2. That which makes one react differently from others; a peculiar or individual reaction to an idea, action, drug, food, or some other substance through unusual susceptibility.
idiosyncratic (id″ē-ō-sin-krat′ik ) (id″ē-ō-sing-krat′ik ), adj.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Idiosyncrasy." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/738126/all/drug_idiosyncrasy.
Idiosyncrasy. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/738126/all/drug_idiosyncrasy. Accessed August 20, 2019.
Idiosyncrasy. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/738126/all/drug_idiosyncrasy
Idiosyncrasy [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/738126/all/drug_idiosyncrasy.
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