nos-trum. pronunciation: \nos'-trum\. noun. Etymology: Latin, neuter of noster our, ours.
1. a medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness.
2. a usually questionable remedy or scheme.
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Sunday, June 27, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 27 June 10

"The fact that your patient gets well does not prove that your diagnosis was correct."

--Samuel J. Meltzer [1851 - 1920]

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