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mark

 
a spot, blemish, or other circumscribed area visible on the skin or a mucous membrane.
raspberry mark (strawberry mark) congenital hemangioma.

mark

(mark),
1. Any spot, line, or other figure on the cutaneous or mucocutaneous surface, visible through difference in color, elevation, or other peculiarity.
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mark

A general term for a spot or place on a body surface, which is indicated either naturally, as in a birthmark, or deliberately, as in the use of felt-tip marker by a surgeon planning a procedure.

mark

See Birthmark, Bite mark, Bookmark, Cervix mark, Chair's mark, Class mark, Earmark, Hourglass mark, Pockmark, Stork mark, Stretch mark.

mark

(mahrk)
1. Any spot, line, or other figure on the cutaneous or mucocutaneous surface, visible through difference in color, elevation, or other peculiarity.
2. Synonym(s): infundibulum (8).
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Patient discussion about mark

Q. How to prevent Stretch Marks? I am pregnant and am starting to get Stretch Marks. How can I stop them?

A. Stretch Marks are hereditary and some women get it while others don't. There are special creams out there in order to prevent stretch marks, however I recommend you take a good moisturizing cream and rub it on your stomach and anywhere else that you need to, every night after the bath.

Q. I want to know why do all pregnant woman get stretch marks and how to treat them? I have given birth to a baby boy recently….it is joyous time on Christmas Eve. This is my second baby. During my previous delivery I didn’t get any stretch mark but now. I want to know why do all pregnant woman get stretch marks and how to treat them?

A. not all women get stretchmarks during pregnancy. some women get them without being pregnant.

Q. Are these stretch marks very common and how to avoid them? I mean which cream to be used? I am in my 8 th month. Everything is going good. Just a worry came when I saw one woman having stretch marks. Are these stretch marks very common and how to avoid them? I mean which cream to be used?

A. Hi , this is my 2nd baby. During the last pregnancy I had stretch marks. I have seen some ladies, who do not have at all. I met one woman with 4 children she did not have any. One of my friend; had in the very first pregnancy. There are creams available for use by pregnant woman before and after pregnancy to avoid stretch marks altogether.

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A* - 315 A - 280 B - 240 C - 200 D - 160 E - 120 F - 80 G - 40 Welsh language 2018 Welsh language is marked out of 300 total marks possible.
Calendered fabric and calendered wire are marked in similar fashion.
Jesus is claimed by God, marked by the Spirit, and propelled into a ministry that leads inexorably to his death.
The part was located under the dashboard, and without a listing of marked parts, it would have been necessary to disassemble the entire dashboard to view the part and its lot number.
Maximum length that can be marked is determined by the length of the SP-Round Marker index/fixture table which can be customized to meet specific requirements.
Citicorp has tens of billions of dollars of assets marked to market every day.
Pre-marking entails a careful selection of dummies for marking by the chief examiners and their assistants.These dummies are later marked by senior examiners and ordinary examiners.
Exam boards have just a few short weeks to make sure they get all these marked accurately, consistently and in time for each qualification to be awarded (which is when they set this year's grade boundaries - the minimum marks needed for each grade).
This marked the beginning of our "automated identification" (Auto-ID) project on the JSF program.
Actual running area is 15 yards marked every 5 yards with lines or cones.
The taxpayer must attach to the Form 3115 a statement describing all items that were marked to market and that will no longer be marked to market.
Some researchers have argued that aposematic signals first evolved in unpalatable species that lived in families, as their predators would eat one member of the group but then stay away from similarly marked relatives.