mercurial ointment

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Noun1.mercurial ointment - an ointment containing mercurymercurial ointment - an ointment containing mercury  
ointment, salve, unguent, balm, unction - semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
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Cases of foreign body granuloma on the thumbs or hands have been reported after rubbing mercurial ointments (Bradberry et al.