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Descriptor English:   Homeopathy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Homeopatía 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Homeopatia 
Synonyms English:   Homoeopathy  
Tree Number:   E02.190.388
Definition English:   A system of therapeutics founded by Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843), based on the Law of Similars where "like cures like". Diseases are treated by highly diluted substances that cause, in healthy persons, symptoms like those of the disease to be treated. 
See Related English:   Formularies, Homeopathic
Materia Medica
Pharmacopoeias, Homeopathic
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ED education
ES ethics HI history
IS instrumentation LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MA manpower MT methods
MO mortality NU nursing
OG organization & administration PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends UT utilization
VE veterinary  
Record Number:   6861 
Unique Identifier:   D006705 

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