exudation


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

ex·u·da·tion

 (ĕks′yo͝o-dā′shən)
n.
1. The act or an instance of oozing forth.
2. An exudate.

ex′u·da′tive adj.

exudation

(ˌɛksjʊˈdeɪʃən)
n
1. (Biology) the act of exuding or oozing out
2. (Biology) Also called: exudate a fluid with a high content of protein in a body cavity. Compare transudate
exudative adj

ex•u•da•tion

(ˌɛks yʊˈdeɪ ʃən, ˌɛk sə-, ˌɛg zə-)

n.
1. the act of exuding.
2. something that is exuded.
3. a discharge exuded by the body, as sweat.
[1605–15; < Late Latin]
ex•u•da•tive (ɪgˈzu də tɪv, ɪkˈsu-) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exudation - a substance that oozes out from plant pores
emission, discharge - a substance that is emitted or released
gum - any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on drying
latex - a milky exudate from certain plants that coagulates on exposure to air
2.exudation - the process of exuding; the slow escape of liquids from blood vessels through pores or breaks in the cell membranes
oozing, seepage, ooze - the process of seeping
Translations

ex·u·da·tion

n. exudación.
References in classic literature ?
A natural exudation of the animal might assist in overcoming the friction, and a powerful momentum be obtained.
Peace, my friends," says Chadband, rising and wiping the oily exudations from his reverend visage.
These data were presented at Angiogenesis, Exudation, and Degeneration 2018, a medical symposium presented by Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, part of the University of Miami Health System.
Subpericardial mass and exudation tissue were resected and sent for frozen biopsy, which suggested clotting and fibrinous exudation.
12,13,14) Intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitors have recently come into use for reducing exudation resulting from hemangioblastoma.
If the above inflammations are not controlled in time, the upward diffusion will appear, involving the fallopian tubes, resulting in fallopian tube mucosal swelling, vasodilatation and congestion, fibrin exudation, adhesion with surrounding tissues,12-14 leading to tubal obstruction and infertility.
Our patient presented primarily with oropharyngeal exudation and septicaemia.
The first one is related to mechanisms of exclusion, with exudation of organic ligands (mucilage, organic compounds of low molecular weight, etc.
The chemical stimulant Ethrel was used to improve the exudation and stimulate the gum production .
Day Degree * Treated Group 0 4 Marked fibrinosanguinolent exudation intense pruritus Large number of fistulous trajectories Marked presence of Kunkers Exuberant ulcerative lesion overlying skin 16 3 Absence or mild fibrinosanguinolent exudation No pruritus Moderate number of fistulous trajectories Moderate presence of Kunkers Less prominent skin lesion Moderate formation of scabs at the edges of the wound Contraction of the lesion by 64.
Slit lamp examination of BE shows mixed conjunctival congestion, KPs, cells 4+ with exudation in anterior chamber, vitreous cell+, in RE pupil irregular due to posterior synechia.