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Ulceration

ulceration

1. (Science: pathology) The formation or development of an ulcer.

2. An ulcer.

Origin: L. Ulceratio


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The Fiber Disease

... multiple sites, predominantly on the extremities, develop painful erythematous macules or papules. Central pallor is followed by necrosis and ulceration. Blood cultures have been positive in 59 percent of cases, including a few that seemed to be due to infected central venous catheters. Amphotericin ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 20, 2006 6:27 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... as well as in horses with dermatitis of the face, neck, chest, withers, forelegs, and abdomen. These lesions often include areas of scale, crusts, ulceration, alopecia, and depigmentation; they may be pruritic. The dermatitis may be associated with an immunologic reaction to dead and dying microfilariae. ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:19 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Cure for AIDS

... surfaces which can become infected. Infection is also aided by the presence of other sexually transmitted diseases that can produce mucosal ulceration and inflammation. The CD4+ T-lymphocytes have surface receptors to which HIV can attach to promote entry into the cell. The infection extends ...

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by victor
Thu Jan 19, 2006 2:11 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Cure for AIDS
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The Fiber Disease

... Bactrim and I just finished a 5 week course of Levaquin 750mg a day. Still not healed. Biopsy as follows. Reading 1 Oct 6, 2004: Benign skin with ulceration, associated scale crust and perivascular chronic inflammation nonspecific. Reading 2 Oct 17, 2004: Pathology showed a pigmented seborrheic ...

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by yyz
Sun Dec 25, 2005 1:44 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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