Organotherapy

Organotherapy: The use of extracts of animal glands or organs to treat disease. Pituitary extracts from pigs, for example, were used for many years to treat hormone disorders.
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organotherapy

Historically, the treatment of disease by the administration of animal organs or their extracts (after brown-sequard). at present synthetic preparations substitute for the extracts of a gland. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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organotherapy

organotherapy, opotherapy Treatment by the administration of preparations made from animal organs, especially glands; now frequently by synthetic preparations instead of extracts of a gland.
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organotherapy

organotherapy, organotherapeutic In medicine, the treatment of diseases by administering substances derived from animal organs; such as, bovine insulin, which is used to treat diabetes in humans.
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Organotherapy

Organotherapy is the treatment of disease with extracts of animal endocrine glands.
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organotherapy

Type: Term Pronunciation: ōr′gă-nō-thār′ă-pē Definitions: 1. Treatment of disease by preparations made from animal organs; now frequently by synthetic preparations instead of natural extracts of a gland.
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