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Petrolatum-Mineral Oil-Lanolin-Ceresin Ointment (Code C28832)

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Preferred Name: Petrolatum-Mineral Oil-Lanolin-Ceresin Ointment

Definition: A petrolatum-based ointment absorbed by dry and moist skin, petrolatum-mineral oil-lanolin-ceresin ointment is non-comedogenic, non-irritating, and non-sensitizing. It can reduce healing time of cracked, dry skin on hands, elbows, and knees, and helps prevent diaper rash. The original ointment also contained mineral oil, ceresin, lanolin alcohol. Its use is indicated in atopic dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis when extra protection from a heavier base is needed.

Display Name: Petrolatum-Mineral Oil-Lanolin-Ceresin Ointment

Label: Petrolatum-Mineral Oil-Lanolin-Ceresin Ointment

NCI Thesaurus Code: C28832 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0718635  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Petrolatum-Mineral Oil-Lanolin-Ceresin Ointment

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 555065
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 555065 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0718635

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C28832
Contributing_Source CTRP
Legacy_Concept_Name Aquaphor
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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