Definition of iodism in English:

iodism

Pronunciation /ˈīəˌdizəm/ /ˈaɪəˌdɪzəm/

noun

Medicine
  • Iodine poisoning, causing thirst, diarrhea, weakness, and convulsions.

    ‘When the prolonged administration of iodine or iodides becomes necessary, certain precautions must be observed to prevent the development of iodism.’
    ‘If signs or symptoms of iodism develop during dextrothyroxine therapy, the drug should be discontinued.’

Pronunciation

iodism

/ˈīəˌdizəm/ /ˈaɪəˌdɪzəm/