Reference

Medical Dictionaries

Sites

* Credo reference plus Medical Dictionaries
Includes the Dictionary of Medicine (Peter Collin Publishing), Collins Dictionary of Medicine and the Churchill Livingstone's Dictionary of Nursing
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* ORO Medical Dictionaries
from Oxford Reference Online. Includes the Concise Medical Dictionary, A Dictionary of Nursing & A Dictionary of Psychology - all from Oxford University Press
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* Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine
Includes information on more than 1,600 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience. Ed. Jacqueline L. Longe. 2nd ed. Gale, 2002.
From The Gale Virtual Reference Library.
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* MedlinePlus Medical Dictionaries
Extensive information from the National Institutes of Health (USA) and other trusted sources on about 500 diseases and conditions. There is also a medical encyclopedia and dictionaries, extensive information on prescription and nonprescription drugs, health information from the media, and links to thousands of clinical trials.
* NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
7,401 terms related to cancer and medicine.