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Schmidt-Strassburger diet

Pronunciation: shmit-strahs'berg-er

Definition: an obsolete diet designed to facilitate examination of the stools in patients with diarrhea, consisting of milk, zwieback, oatmeal gruel, eggs, butter, small amounts of beef and potato.

Synonym(s): Schmidt diet

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