Manufactured insulin, 'Iletin', United States, 1923
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Vessels having a neck and mouth considerably narrower than the body, used for packaging and containing liquid and dry preparations
A sealed glass or plastic capsule containing one dose of a drug in the form of a sterile solution for injection.
This term refers to any form of metabolic disorder characterized by extreme thirst and excess urine production.
A hormone that causes the body's cells to take up glucose from the blood. (Diabetes is the loss of control of the body's levels of insulin.)
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A Latin medical term sometimes used to refer to medical substances.