fringe medicine


fringe medicine

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • fringe medicine — noun Unorthodox and not generally accepted medical techniques • • • Main Entry: ↑fringe * * * ˌfringe ˈmedicine 7 [fringe medicine] noun uncountable any type of treatme …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringe medicine — see complementary medicine …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Медицина Альтернативная (Alternative Medicine, Complementary Medicine, Fringe Medicine) — различные системы исцеления, включая гомеопатию, фитотерапию, гипноз и психотерапию. Все эти системы не относятся к традиционным методам лечения, особенно в случае, если их практикуют специалисты, не имеющие необходимого сертификата,… …   Медицинские термины

  • fringe — SYN: fimbria (1). costal f. an irregularly disposed collection of visible veins seen in the skin of people usually of or past middle age; it has no specific connection with any deep structure, such as the diaphragm, and no necessary connection… …   Medical dictionary

  • fringe — n. & v. n. 1 a an ornamental bordering of threads left loose or formed into tassels or twists. b such a bordering made separately. c any border or edging. 2 a a portion of the front hair hanging over the forehead. b a natural border of hair etc.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringe joint — a joint affected with chronic villous arthritis …   Medical dictionary

  • Fringe science — Part of a series on Science …   Wikipedia

  • medicine — n. method, science of treating disease 1) to practice medicine 2) to study medicine 3) aerospace, space; allopathic; alternative (BE), complementary (BE), fringe (BE); aviation; ayurvedic; clinical; community, social; defensive; family; folk;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • complementary medicine — n any of the practices (as acupuncture) of alternative medicine accepted and utilized by mainstream medical practitioners also alternative medicine * * * various forms of therapy that are viewed as complementary to conventional medicine. These… …   Medical dictionary

  • Alternative medicine — Alternative medical systems …   Wikipedia


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