asphyxiator


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Synonyms for asphyxiator

a manually operated device for extinguishing small fires

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At day 1 after the first treatment, the kill rate was more than 80% among the 20 patients who had applied a 5% solution of the asphyxiator and among the 20 patients who had applied a 10% solution of the product.
They compared 10- and 30-minute applications of the 5% concentration of the asphyxiator product on fully saturated hair in 44 patients, 43 of whom completed two applications, 1 week apart, and returned for follow-up on day 15.
The investigators then evaluated whether a 5% concentration of the asphyxiator was more effective than a 2.