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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 as Topic
Pharmacopoeias, Homeopathic as Topic
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ED education
ES ethics HI history
IS instrumentation LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing OG organization & administration
PX psychology ST standards
SN statistics & numerical data TD trends
VE veterinary  
Record Number:   6861 
Unique Identifier:   D006705 

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