suppuration


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sup·pu·ra·tion

 (sŭp′yə-rā′shən)
n.
1. The formation or discharge of pus.
2. Pus.

sup′pu·ra′tive adj.
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suppuration

(ˌsʌpjʊˈreɪʃən)
n
1. (Pathology) the discharging of pus from a wound, sore, etc
2. (Pathology) the discharge itself
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suppuration

the formation and discharge of pus. Also called maturation.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.suppuration - (medicine) the formation of morbific matter in an abscess or a vesicle and the discharge of pus
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
bodily function, bodily process, body process, activity - an organic process that takes place in the body; "respiratory activity"
2.suppuration - a fluid product of inflammation
bodily fluid, body fluid, liquid body substance, humour, humor - the liquid parts of the body
gleet - a thin morbid discharge as from a wound or especially chronic gonorrhea
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Translations

suppuration

[ˌsʌpjʊəˈreɪʃən] Nsupuración f
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suppuration

nEiterung f
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sup·pu·ra·tion

n. supuración, formación o salida de pus.
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suppuration

n supuración f, secreción f de pus
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References in periodicals archive ?
Although odontoma is usually asymptomatic, its eruption into the mouth can give rise to more serious conditions as pain, inflammation of the adjacent soft tissues, infection, and suppuration. Facial asymmetry, halitosis, and malocclusion have also been recorded in some cases.
Feces was present in the lumen in more than half of the patients (n=18, 79.1%), as fecalith in 6 (25%) (Figure 3A), soft feces in 7 (29.1%) and admixed with blood and/or suppuration in 5 (20.8%) (Figure 2B).
Acute RP abscess is usually pyogenic and occurs frequently in children because of the abundant RP lymph nodes that undergo suppuration due to the spread of infection from the upper respiratory tract (6).
Suppuration may be attributed to a change in the pathologic environment within the sulcus surrounding the implant and is commonly associated with peri-implant disease and bone loss (Figure 6).
Absence of recurrent peri-implant infection with suppuration
It had recently been discovered, which neither the local doctor nor I had known, that this is a likelihood with a patient who is young, has suppuration in any part of the body, and has been deprived of sugar (due to war rationing); in such circumstances, only ether is permissible as an anaesthetic.
Sub-periosteal temporal abscess of otic origin without intra-osseous suppuration. Laryngoscope 1913; 23: 999-1003.
The symptoms guiding the prescription of Capsicum include a high fever, chills, stinging, stabbing or burning ear pain with suppuration, a hot face, halitosis, red cheeks, pain and dryness in the throat, inflamed fauces, uvula and palate, as well as mastoiditis.
Empyema of gallbladder is life threatening condition and is produced by suppuration superimposed on acute cholecystitis.
If that's not the suppuration site, the abscess is intersphincteric or supralevator, in which case a confirmatory CT scan is called for before proceeding with treatment.