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iontophoresis

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

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(ī″ont″ŏ-fĕ-rē′sĭs )

[Gr. iōn, iont-, going + -phoresis]

1. The introduction of an electric current into a salt solution, causing migration of the metal (positive) ion to the negative pole and the radical (negative) ion to the positive pole.
2. The introduction of various ions into tissues through the skin by means of electricity.
SYN: SEE: ionic medication; SEE: ionotherapy; SEE: iontotherapy
SEE: electrical patch

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Iontophoresis." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764863/all/pilocarpine_iontophoresis.
Iontophoresis. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764863/all/pilocarpine_iontophoresis. Accessed June 24, 2019.
Iontophoresis. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764863/all/pilocarpine_iontophoresis
Iontophoresis [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/764863/all/pilocarpine_iontophoresis.
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