Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of abscess.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of abscess.

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Examples

  • The report said that from October 2005 to June 2006, sick-call records showed 38 reported illnesses that "an attending medical official said could be attributed to water, such as skin abscesses, cellulites, skin infections and diarrhea."

    KBR/Halliburton did provide dirty water to U.S. troops in Iraq

  • The report said that from October 2005 to June 2006, sick-call records showed 38 reported illnesses that "an attending medical official said could be attributed to water, such as skin abscesses, cellulites, skin infections and diarrhea."

    KBR/Halliburton did provide dirty water to U.S. troops in Iraq

  • During the two-year voyage, London contracted malaria, pellagra, and painful skin abscesses that introduced him to morphine, a drug he would depend upon in years to come.

    Wolf House Burning: Page I

  • Ceftobiprole is intended to treat complicated skin infections, such as abscesses, ulcers and diabetics 'foot infections.

    J&J Antibiotic Hits Roadblock

  • The study likely wasn't large enough to detect differences, but larger-scale, longer-term studies with combination therapy in Crohn's have shown an excess of opportunistic infections that was offset by a reduction in disease-related infections, such as abscesses, Sandborn noted.

    Medicaid and Medicare

  • These infections are usually skin infections such as abscesses, boils and other pus-filled lesions, but these infections may also lead to more serious illness, such as pneumonia.

    daytondailynews.com - News

  • SSTIs such as abscesses, necrotizing fasciitis, and myositis may be caused by a variety of infectious agents, usually several in combination.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Eighty-five of the dogs were suffering from medical problems such as abscesses, ulcerated skin and eye conditions and ear infections which had not been treated.

    Home | Mail Online

  • Eighty-five of the dogs were suffering from medical problems such as abscesses, ulcerated skin and eye conditions and ear infections which had not been treated.

    Home | Mail Online

  • So is that what you mean when you say that you are getting 'abscesses' on your vagina?

    Jamaica Gleaner Online

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