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fluocinonide

 [floo″o-sin´o-nīd]
a synthetic corticosteroid used topically for the relief of inflammation and pruritus in certain dermatoses.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fluocinonide

(flo͞o′ə-sĭn′ə-nīd′)
n.
A corticosteroid used topically as an anti-inflammatory agent.
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fluocinonide

A powerful CORTICOSTEROID drug used externally to treat severe inflammatory disorders of the skin. A brand name is Metosyn.
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