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resorb

 [re-sorb´]
to take up or absorb again; to undergo resorption.

re·sorb

(rē-sōrb'),
To reabsorb; to absorb what has been excreted, as an exudate or pus.
[L. re-sorbeo, to suck back]

resorb

/re·sorb/ (re-sorb´) to take up or absorb again.

resorb

(rē-zôrb′, -sôrb′)
v. re·sorbed, re·sorbing, re·sorbs
v.tr.
1. To absorb again.
2. Biology To dissolve and assimilate (bone tissue, for example).
v.intr.
To undergo resorption.

resorb

[risôrb′]
Etymology: L, resorbere, to swallow again
to absorb again.

re·sorb

(rē-sōrb')
To reabsorb; to absorb what has been excreted, as an exudate or pus.
[L. re-sorbeo, to suck back]

resorb

reabsorb

resorb

to take up or absorb again; to undergo resorption.
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By day 90, the graft completely resorbed and could not be collected for histopathological evaluation.
In a later case published in 1999 of premature resorption of primary teeth, radiographs showed that the primary teeth were resorbed at a time when root formation of the permanent successors had barely begun.
The product is completely synthetic and is resorbed within 30 days.
When a certain pressure point is reached, production simply ceases and the milk present in the udder is resorbed into the body.
The researchers have focused on the way that the tail of a tadpole disappears, or is resorbed, during metamorphosis.
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The Stanza(TM) scaffold restores blood flow to the leg by propping open the diseased artery during the critical healing period, similar to conventional metal stents, but then is resorbed by the body.
It works with the patient's local tissues to produce strong collagen over time and is slowly resorbed over two years' time.
In this species, more eggs are fertilized than eventually result in babies, so there is some mechanism by which a female embryo is preferentially kept and male embryos are resorbed early in pregnancy," said Barclay.
The device is designed to slowly metabolize and eventually be resorbed by the body after providing support to the vessel during the healing process.
The material resorbs via surface erosion, leaving the implant functional until almost fully resorbed.
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