cicatrices


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cic·a·tri·ces

(sik'ă-tri'sēz),
Plural of cicatrix.

cicatrices

See cicatrix.

cic·a·tri·ces

(sik'ă-trī'sēz)
Plural of cicatrix.

Patient discussion about cicatrices

Q. except for for the scars, are there any more consequence to burns? 10 years ago i was burned in my face and right hand from boiling water. i was hospitalized and was treated with skin grafts from my thighs. In the last four weeks I feel a strange feeling in my scar. Its hard to describe the exact feeling but it kind of a painful lump inside my flesh. 10 years After that accident can it be that my body is still not over this injury?

A. burn scars have 3 optional ways of evolving.
a) nothing happens - shouldn't hurt at all (this is by far the most common situation)
b) nerve trapping (which happened to me. Its usually begins months after the burn and not years. and you dont have a lump)
c) skin cancer from the scar. this is a rare syndrome but you must go to your GP do exclude it. its called marjolin ulcer.

Q. what should i do if i got burned from boiling water? how should i take care of my self? will i get a scar?

A. ooooOOOooo! i hope you are asking a hypothetic question... a friend wife of mine still got scars from a boiling water accident a few years back. anyway, here is a site that gives instructions on how to react after burns. boiling water is probably second degree burns:
http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/healthy/firstaid/after-injury/638.html

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Histologic differentiation of desmoplastic melanoma from cicatrices.
Heas (2007), Tatouages et cicatrices, decors sportifs, fournit de nombreux exemples en rugby et free ride.
Los sintomas de enfermedades y las heridas que resultan en cirugias, suturas y cicatrices en El Cristo de la rue Jacob (1987), el ultimo libro de ensayos que publico Severo Sarduy antes de morir de sida en 1993, se relacionan con la identidad problematica del emisor de este texto.
According to Gaiarbau (also known as Willie MacKenzie and as Gidba), a Jinibara man from the Bunya Mountains region neighbouring the Jarowair, who was interviewed by Winterbotham in the 1950s (Winterbotham 1959), Bora ceremonies undertaken throughout this region not only gave young men their characteristic cicatrices (Winterbotham 1959:76), but also allocated certain yuris and tracts of land or water to the new initiates and educated them in the responsibilities for yuris and habitats they would have as they grew in years and in responsibility for country.
Il s'agit d'un axe cordaitaleen cloisonne comportant des cicatrices foliaires a arc moyen et une vasculature non sympodiale.
He is old, bearded, chest scored with cicatrices, septum pierced, sitting on the ground absorbed in making a dot painting of his Dreaming (1995:9-10).
Iluminada cercada por la luz del luminoso con la cabeza rapada, los cortes en la piel, las heridas y las cicatrices se asemeja al trabajador del super sediento, hambriento, con los rinones destrozados, con temblor de piernas, de codo, de mano y ojos, que "se ha enfermado de adentro para afuera" (56).
parviendra donc a effacer de l'esprit des hommes les grandes cicatrices collectives et les souvenirs lancinants de ces temps de haine ?
La plupart des pensionnaires sont atteints de troubles mentaux et psychiques, des alcooliques ou des toxicomanes qui ne beneficient pour 70 pc d'entre eux d'aucun traitement medical, 24 pc d'entre ne recoivent aucune visite, 23 pc se trouvent dans un mauvais etat et 19 pc d'entre portent les stigmates et autres cicatrices des traitements violents qu'ils subissent.
Plusieurs classiques cites enseignent que les gens affliges d'une telle conjoncture au sein de leurs bazi auront facilement des scrofules ou la malaria, ou encore des cicatrices assorties d'un temperament de guerrier.
La plupart des pensionnaires sont atteints de troubles mentaux et psychiques, des alcooliques ou des toxicomanes qui ne beneficient, pour 70% d'entre eux, d'aucun traitement medical, 24 % d'entre ne recoivent aucune visite, 23 % se trouvent dans un mauvais etat et 19 % portent les stigmates et autres cicatrices des traitements violents qu'ils subissent.
Voila des hommes, des vrais, qui savent apprecier les marques de coups et les traces de sang, des gars fiers de leurs cicatrices et de leurs oreilles en chou-fleur qui les distinguent de ces moindres hommes qui pratiquent le football ou autres sports de femmelettes.