cicatricle

cicatricle

(ˈsɪkəˌtrɪkəl) ,

cicatrichule

or

cicatricula

n
1. (Zoology) zoology the blastoderm in the egg of a bird
2. (Biology) biology any small scar or mark
[C17: from Latin cicātrīcula a little scar, from cicatrix]
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Moreover, they can cause severe damage to the esophagus, producing severe esophagitis and cicatricle stenosis as sequela.
Zinc, copper and selenium also appear to be beneficial in the process of cicatricle.