fibrinopurulent


fibrinopurulent
\\|fībrə̇(ˌ)nō, fī|brinə+\ adjective
Etymology: fibrin- + -o- + purulent
: containing, characterized by, or exuding fibrin and pus (as in certain inflammations)

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  • fibrinopurulent — Pertaining to pus or suppurative exudate that contains a relatively large amount of fibrin. * * * fi·bri·no·pu·ru·lent pyu̇r (y)ə lənt adj containing, characterized by, or exuding fibrin and pus <necrosis of the bowel and fibrinopurulent… …   Medical dictionary

  • fibrinopurulent — fi·bri·no·purulent …   English syllables

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  • purulent pericarditis — pericardial inflammation characterized by pus formation, usually due to bacterial infection, and less often to fungal or viral infection, which may be spread from neighboring tissues, through the blood or lymphatic systems, or via direct… …   Medical dictionary


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