a.1.Pertaining to, or partaking of the nature of, an aposteme.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Based on these findings, moderate acute to subacute purulent myositis of the pectoral muscles and moderate purulent to apostematous inflammation of the left salt gland (Fig 2), mild catarrhal enteritis, and acute congestion of the organs were diagnosed.