Glass jar of nux vomica seeds, Indonesia, 1870-1940
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Individual units, segments, or small quantities taken as evidence of the quality or character of the entire group or lot
An agent that causes insensitivity to pain. Applied to either the whole body (general anaesthetic) or a particular area or region (local anaesthetic).
The loss of function in one or more muscle groups. It causes loss of mobility and feeling.
Glossary: Unani Tibb
An Islamic medical tradition based on ancient Greek principles and focusing on balance in the body. It is found mostly in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and the Middle East.