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ex·u·date

 (ĕks′yo͝o-dāt′)
n.
A substance that has oozed forth.

[Latin exsūdātum, neuter past participle of exsūdāre, to exude; see exude.]
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ex•u•date

(ˈɛks yʊˌdeɪt, ˈɛk sə-, ˈɛg zə-)

n.
an exuded substance.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exudate - 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
Verb1.exudate - release (a liquid) in drops or small quantities; "exude sweat through the pores"
distil, distill - give off (a liquid); "The doctor distilled a few drops of disinfectant onto the wound"
reek, fume - be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face
transpire - give off (water) through the skin
extravasate - geology: cause molten material, such as lava, to pour forth
stream - exude profusely; "She was streaming with sweat"; "His nose streamed blood"
gum - exude or form gum; "these trees gum in the Spring"
secrete, release - generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids; "secrete digestive juices"; "release a hormone into the blood stream"
egest, excrete, eliminate, pass - eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"
froth - exude or expel foam; "the angry man was frothing at the mouth"
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Translations

ex·u·date

n. exudado, fluido inflamatorio tal como el de secreciones y supuraciones.
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exudate

n exudado
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This appearance was seen in the right upper quadrant gossypiboma in our case and is likely due to an exudative response as indicated by presence of fibrino purulent exudate as well as the altered colour of the gauze piece on gross examination.
These infections need to be monitored, and bacteriological culture of purulent exudate should always be considered when available.
The patient we describe had a chronic wound infection at his hemicraniectomy incision site with significant incisional pain, progressive scalp edema with purulent exudate, and wound dehiscence.
The animal did not show clinical improvement, and a fistula draining moderate amount of purulent exudate appeared in the caudal aspect of the right rear quarter of the udder.
When mortality is studied in relation to the type of exudate, it is clearly evident that clear exudate is associated with low mortality (7.94%), purulent exudate is associated with (60.06%) and feculent exudate is associated with significantly high mortality rates (75%).
Generalised peritonitis was defined as a finding of purulent exudate at surgery, involving more than a single quadrant.
This obstruction prevents tears from flowing; however, when infection is present, a purulent exudate is produced.
Typical granulomas were seen in areas where mites, bacteria, and purulent exudate congregated (Figure 9).
The patient was diagnosed on the basis of parotid swelling, a purulent exudate from a Stensen duct, and the growth of pathogenic bacteria in culture.
This condition is characterized by a collection of variable amounts of purulent exudate within the endometrial cavity, persistence of a corpus luteum, and suspension of the estrous cycle (8).