litogen

litogen

Forensic medicine A drug used during pregnancy that is not teratogenic or known to be teratogenic, but which nevertheless triggers lawsuits. See Daubert v Merrell Dow, Frye decision.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Mills & Duane Alexander, Occasional Notes: Teratogens and "Litogens," 315 New Eng.
In a 1986 article, "Teratogens and 'Litogens' " (N.
Mills & Duane Alexander, Teratogens and "Litogens," 315 NEW ENG.