ferrotherapy

ferrotherapy

 [fer″o-ther´ah-pe]
therapeutic use of iron and iron compounds.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fer·ro·ther·a·py

(fer'ō-thār'ă-pē),
Therapeutic use of iron.
[L. ferrum, iron]
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fer·ro·ther·a·py

(fer'ō-thār'ă-pē)
Therapeutic use of iron.
[L. ferrum, iron]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Romero, "Oxidative stress, inflammation and cardiovascular mortality in haemodialysis-role of seniority and intravenous ferrotherapy: analysis at 4 years of follow-up," Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, vol.
After introduction of oral ferrotherapy (80 mg per day) for 2 months, the patient registered an increase of the hemoglobin level and hematocrit of 2.9 g/dL and 10%, respectively.
Romero, "Oxidative stress, inflammation and cardiovascular mortality in haemodialysis--role of seniority and intravenous ferrotherapy: analysis at 4 years of follow-up," Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol.