A pasty preparation spread on cloth and applied to the body, used medicinally as a curative or counterirritant
The use of an agent, procedure, or regimen, such as a drug, surgery, or exercise, in an attempt to cure or mitigate a disease, condition, or injury.
(Medicine) A soft pad of gauze or other material applied with pressure to a part of the body to control hemorrhage or to supply heat, cold, moisture, or medication to alleviate pain or reduce infection.
Treatment of bodily pain or injury by the application of warm, moist substances, as in a lotion or compress
The branch of this science encompassing treatment by drugs, diet, exercise, and other nonsurgical means.
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