exfoliative


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Related to exfoliative: exfoliative cytology, exfoliative toxin

ex·fo·li·a·tive

(eks-fō'lē-ā-tiv),
Marked by exfoliation, desquamation, or profuse scaling.
[Mod. L. exfoliativus]

ex·fo·li·a·tive

(eks-fō'lē-ă-tiv)
Marked by exfoliation, desquamation, or profuse scaling.
[Mod. L. exfoliativus]
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None of these isolates carried the lukF-PV and lukS-PV toxin genes or the exfoliative toxins.
Three isolates representative of the three clones were forwarded to the French Reference Center for Staphylococcal Toxemia, where polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based methods were used to detect genetic sequences encoding enterotoxins, exfoliative toxins, toxic-shock syndrome toxin-1, [beta]-hemolysin, LukE-LukD leukotoxin, and PVL (4).
NSAIDs, including CAMBIA, can cause serious skin reactions including exfoliative dermatitis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and toxic epidermal necrolysis, which can be fatal.
You should not use Taclonex[R] Ointment or Taclonex Scalp[R] Topical Suspension if you are allergic to any of their ingredients, have thin skin (atrophy) at the treatment site, have known or suspected calcium metabolism disorders (too much or too little calcium in your blood or urine), have erythrodermic, exfoliative, or pustular psoriasis, or have severe kidney or severe liver disease.
Serious skin conditions: In patients with psoriasis, exfoliative dermatitis has been reported following STELARA[sup.
X) noted exfoliative glaucoma pertaining to my eyes and wrote "not ready for surgery.
Most barriers to revaccination were related to medical conditions (compromised immunity and/or exfoliative skin disorders) that place vaccinees at high risk for adverse events to the currently licensed smallpox vaccine.
It is true that exfoliative cytology can also identify macroscopically occult lesions, but this method requires sampling of the entire vocal fold surface, and therefore the precise location of the pathologically altered cells is difficult to determine.
He retired in 1993 from the clinical medical technology and exfoliative cytopathology field.
Mefenamic acid capsules, like other NSAIDs, can cause serious skin side effects such as exfoliative dermatitis, SJS, and TEN, which may result in hospitalizations and even death.
Jacques Schrenzel, Geneva, Switzerland) and contained the genomic locus exfoliative toxin B (GenBank accession number AP003088).